Chronicle correspondent wins for investigative reporting


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • Ginny Privitar



CHESTER — Ginny Privitar of Chester, correspondent for The Chronicle and The Pike County Courier, was recognized by the national Local Media Association for investigative reporting.

The Pike County Courier won first place in the Investigative Reporting category for weekly newspapers of less than 20,000 circulation for Privitar’s story about the closing of the maternity ward at Bon Secours. The story also ran in The Chronicle last year.

The story is titled "Maternity ward's closure divides community Bon Secours accused of closing ward because of high use by poor women: Hospital says low birth numbers drove decision." To read the full story, visit http://bit.ly/R63WzB.

Dirt magazine also won several awards, from the Local Media Association and the New York Press Association. For more about the awards, please turn to page 27.

Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Hearing on hotels and houses brings out an impassioned crowd
By Frances Ruth Harris
— Thursday night's planning board meeting in Goshen was packed nearly to midnight with impassioned...

Read more »
Image

Hospice of Orange & Sullivan to screen documentary 'Being Mortal' Nov. 29
MIDDLETOWN — Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc. will host a free community screening of the documentary, "Being...
Read more »
Image

SUNY Orange Orchestra to hold concerto/aria contest
— The SUNY Orange Community Orchestra will be accepting applications for its 16th annual Concerto/Aria Competition, which...
Read more »
Image

Where in Goshen?
Where in Goshen have you seen this detail? If you think you know, fill out the form below.
Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



E-NEWSLETTER

Sign up to get our newsletter emailed to you every week!

  • Enter your email address in the box below.
  • Select the newsletters you would like to subscribe to.
  • Click the 'SUBSCRIBE' button.

* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST READ

Where in clues
Where in Goshen?
  • Nov 16, 2017
Where in answers
Where in Chester?
  • Nov 16, 2017

MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Chester, NY