Dakota Journalists
Episode 12: The Future of Journalism

Episode 12: The Future of Journalism

May 24, 2019

North Dakota and South Dakota legendary journalists discuss the state of the media today and their thoughts on the industry's future.

Episode 11: Defining Success in Journalism

Episode 11: Defining Success in Journalism

May 24, 2019

Our journalists describe how journalism is a calling and how success goes beyond money.

Episode 10: From Society Pages to the Glass Ceiling

Episode 10: From Society Pages to the Glass Ceiling

May 24, 2019

From post-World War II to the present, our journalists share stories of discrimination against women in the newspaper industry and the progress that has been made.

Episode 9: There’s a Pulitzer in Grand Forks

Episode 9: There’s a Pulitzer in Grand Forks

May 24, 2019

Former Grand Forks Herald Publisher and Editor Mike Jacobs recalls the devastating flood of 1997 and its impact on Grand Forks and the newspaper.

Episode 8: Printing Propaganda in the Vietnam War

Episode 8: Printing Propaganda in the Vietnam War

May 24, 2019

Former Benson County Farmers Press Editor Richard Peterson reflects on his Vietnam War service between 1969 and 1970.

Episode 7: The Native Press: Covering the News at Pine Ridge

Episode 7: The Native Press: Covering the News at Pine Ridge

May 24, 2019

Publisher Tim Giago discusses his life and his newspaper career giving a voice to Native Americans and addressing critical issues on the reservations.

Episode 6: Going Viral Over Olive Garden

Episode 6: Going Viral Over Olive Garden

May 24, 2019

Grand Forks Herald columnist Marilyn Hagerty shares what it was like to go viral in her 80s over a restaurant review of the Olive Garden.

Episode 5: The War Years from WWII to Vietnam

Episode 5: The War Years from WWII to Vietnam

May 24, 2019

From Pearl Harbor to the Vietnam War, many of our featured journalists have military experience and/or war memories that add fascinating local perspectives to these monumental moments in history.

Episode 4: The Good Old Days

Episode 4: The Good Old Days

May 24, 2019

Our journalists share their memories of their early days in journalism and what the industry was like between the 1930s and 1970s.

Episode 3: News Memories from the Great Depression to Kent State

Episode 3: News Memories from the Great Depression to Kent State

May 24, 2019

Our journalists remember the major news events that shaped their childhoods and college years from the Great Depression to the Vietnam War protests.