Guide seeks to demystify COVID-19 statistics

A new guide from RTDAN seeks to make it easier for journalists to understand the stream of data and statistics that health officials provide about the progress of the disease. “This guide to common COVID metrics is designed to help journalists know how each data point is calculated, what it... - MORE -

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Source Confidentiality

More than 30 states have some sort of “shield law” that provides statutory protection to reporters who have promised to keep sources of sensitive information confidential, but Wisconsin is NOT one of those states. Wisconsin DOES recognize a qualified journalist privilege under the state and federal constitutions, but it can... - MORE -