How Do We Keep Bias Out of Stories?

At the beginning of the year, we asked ProPublica Illinois readers what they wanted to know about how we do our work. The questions have been rolling in ever since, and we’ve been answering them in an occasional series of columns. Today, ProPublica Illinois reporter Jason Grottoanswers an inquiry about how we deal with the potential for bias in reporting.

UPDATED VIDEO ADD: Sunshine Week: Expert panel discusses right-to-know issues in New Hampshire

TONIGHT, March 15: A similar panel will discuss right to know issues at Littleton Hospital from 7 to 9 p.m. On Monday, a panel of legal and journalism experts offered differing views of the status of right to know issues in New Hampshire as part of a Sunshine Week discussion sponsored by the New England First Amendment Coalition and Right to Know NH at the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications on Monday.

Marchand to Launch ‘No Northern Pass, No Corporate Pass’ Tour  

Gubernatorial candidate and former Mayor of Portsmouth, Steve Marchand, will launch a tour this week to highlight his longstanding opposition to Northern Pass, Governor Sununu’s unwavering support for the project, and how this project is just one example of the corrosive levels of influence corporate interests frequently have in Concord.

Shea-Porter: ‘Great Day for Russia, Sad Day for America’

Shea-Porter: “Concluding this incomplete investigation now confirms what I have long suspected: Republicans on the Committee ran a sham investigation to shield President Trump from the investigation at all costs and brazenly disregarded the national security interests of our great country.”