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Ryan Reynolds

Journalist

Evansville, Indiana

Ryan Reynolds

Managing editor, Evansville Courier & Press. Board member, Indiana APME. Board member, Hoosier State Press Association Open Records Committee.

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Avian flu detected in Dubois County turkey flock

Indiana animal health officials hope that lessons learned in the 2015 avian influenza outbreak will help them contain a different strain of the virus found this week at a Dubois County turkey farm. Some 60,000 birds were in the process of being destroyed Friday at the farm after a diagnosis of H7N8 influenza was made.
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Indiana native’s cornfield picture will grace 200th birthday stamp

Indiana's 200th birthday will be honored by the U.S. Postal Service in 2016 with a stamp bearing a picturesque rural scene. The photograph from 25-year-old Milford, Indiana, native Michael Matti shows a brilliant sunset over a Northern Indiana cornfield, with clouds streaming above. Matti took the picture on a dirt road just off Indiana 15 in Kosciusko County.
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Alliance cutting 260 coal jobs in Indiana, Kentucky

Alliance Resource Partners said Friday it would close mines in Sebree, Kentucky and Gibson County, Indiana, cutting 260 jobs. The closures were announced in a news release, and said 120 jobs at Gibson County Coal and 140 jobs at Sebree Mining (Onton mine) would be eliminated. The company also said that on Oct. 30 it had reduced production from three units to two units at its Elk Creek mine in Hopkins County, Kentucky.
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About

Ryan Reynolds

I'm in the senior citizens club for the "new media" generation. I'm old enough that I worked with newspapers that did actual paste-ups on graph sheets, and young enough that I was in on the ground floor with the digital age of journalism.

Today, I'm part of a news organization that is committed to covering its community in a way that no one else can: Breaking news around the clock, in-depth watchdog journalism, features on local people and commentary on local issues. The Courier & Press staff is made up of people who care about their city and strive to be *the* local news and information resource for its residents.

Why journalism? Because no two days are ever alike, it's fun to be "in the know" and now, more than ever, it's crucial to be a reliable, accurate means of telling people what's going on in the world around them.

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courierpress.com

Skills

  • Social media
  • Column writing
  • Editorial writing
  • Planning
  • Audio
  • Video
  • Breaking news
  • News writing
  • Management
  • Editing