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Reporters, The; Nantucket Sound Islands Trust Bill


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Reporters, The
Nantucket Sound Islands Trust Bill
Series Description

Premiered October 12, 1970, Succeeded by Evening Compass in January 1974

A 30-minute show to deliver accurate news and information with a concentration on important issues and continuity of coverage. 30 minutes, 5 nights a week. The Reporters boasted a format that covered “neighborhood” stories other media might miss and incorporated a state news digest in 1973. Staff included Stephen Teichner, Maureen Bunyan, Alan Lupo, Dianne Dumanoski, Joseph Day, Ed Baumeister, Rosemary Driscoll, Lee Daniels, Greg Pilkington and Judy Stoia.

See Program Guides and Prime Times: October 1970, January and May 1971, May 1973 Series release date: 10/12/1970

Program Description

Examination of land development legislation and its economic impact on Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, and the Elizabeth islands. Reaction and interviews with residents and officials. Panel of Reporters and opponents and proponents of the Bill, concludes the program.

Series description: WGBH News program 1970-1973



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Broadcast program

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News Report
Chicago: “Reporters, The; Nantucket Sound Islands Trust Bill,” 08/22/1973, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0B399CDAA6B249DFAD022DDD3D9F5358.
MLA: “Reporters, The; Nantucket Sound Islands Trust Bill.” 08/22/1973. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0B399CDAA6B249DFAD022DDD3D9F5358>.
APA: Reporters, The; Nantucket Sound Islands Trust Bill. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0B399CDAA6B249DFAD022DDD3D9F5358
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