Editorial: How The Journal plans to cover crime
Last updated 6/27/2019 at 9:31am
Well, it’s pretty rare to hear directly from me in editorials in back-to-back weeks.
In last week’s issue, I had the pleasure of introducing The Journal’s new full-time reporter, Jeremy. In his 10 or so days on the job so far, Jeremy has dove headfirst into several stories of importance to our community, including the news of a Ritzville man who has been charged with first degree rape by the Adams County Prosecutor’s office.
Jeremy, along with myself, carefully reviewed court documents of the case that we received after submitting a public records request to the county. The follow-u...