The University of Oregon announced its annual Payne Awards for Ethics in Journalism on 4/24. Not surprisingly, the News-Press nine-the first wave of editors and reporters who left the paper citing concerns over management’s meddling in the newsroom-are being honored this year. These same nine were also given the Ethics in Journalism Award from the Society of Professional Journalists in August 2006.


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