Now more than ever, news organizations must bridge the gap between themselves and the public. In this ongoing series, we share with you how we cover the news, and we work to dispel the misunderstandings people have about journalism. Have a question? Email our digital director Joe Donatelli joe.donatelli (at) wews.com.
News 5 is now tracking the transparency of agencies and officials that provide information for our reporting. Read an explanation of our transparency scale and see all the stories that include the Transparency Tracker here.