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Columbus Underground Wins 11 Journalism Awards from Ohio Society of Professional Journalists

Walker Evans and Anne Evans Walker Evans and Anne Evans Columbus Underground Wins 11 Journalism Awards from Ohio Society of Professional Journalists

For the fourth year in a row, the work of Columbus Underground was recognized as award winning by the Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus chapters of the Society of Professional Journalists. This year’s awards reviewed published material from the 2018 calendar year, and Columbus Underground and its sister publication The Metropreneur collectively took home 11 first […]

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Support Local Journalism in Columbus by Attending Fun Events!

Walker Evans and Anne Evans Walker Evans and Anne Evans Support Local Journalism in Columbus by Attending Fun Events!

As social media continues to limit the reach of impactful community journalism and as more news outlets move toward a paid subscription model in response, the general public continues to have less access to important information. The conundrum is an interesting one, as the consistent publishing of high quality news is an endeavor with fixed […]

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Opinion: State of the News

Walker Evans and Anne Evans Walker Evans and Anne Evans Opinion: State of the News

Hostile takeover bids. Mergers. Consolidations. The race to the next ‘saving thing.’ This is the State of News. For years, many cities across the country have seen their local newspapers being bought up and consolidated into larger and larger companies. Companies that are willing to make deep cuts to local jobs to achieve higher levels […]

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Introducing Megan Green, Director of Events for Columbus Underground

Walker Evans and Anne Evans Walker Evans and Anne Evans Introducing Megan Green, Director of Events for Columbus Underground

We are excited to announce that Megan Green has joined the team as the new Director of Events for Columbus Underground! Green brings over a decade of event leadership and experience to the company and we are thrilled to welcome her to the team. You will recognize Megan’s name from Craftin’ Outlaws, Stinkybomb Soap, the […]

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Columbus Underground Wins Five Journalism Awards from Ohio Society of Professional Journalists

Walker Evans and Anne Evans Walker Evans and Anne Evans Columbus Underground Wins Five Journalism Awards from Ohio Society of Professional Journalists

This year’s Ohio Journalism Awards were officially unveiled today by the Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus chapters of the Society of Professional Journalists, and Columbus Underground took home five of the prizes for its journalism and photojournalism work. The pieces recognized this year were published in 2017 and include the following work: First Place – Best Digital […]

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Columbus Underground Wins Four Journalism Awards from Ohio Society of Professional Journalists

Walker Evans and Anne Evans Walker Evans and Anne Evans Columbus Underground Wins Four Journalism Awards from Ohio Society of Professional Journalists

The winners of the annual “Ohio’s Best Journalism Contest” were officially announced today by the Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus chapters of the Society of Professional Journalists, and for the second year in a row, Columbus Underground was named the Best Digital Media General News Site in the state of Ohio. This year’s contest was judged […]

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Editorial: Columbus Underground Celebrates 15 Years

Walker Evans and Anne Evans Walker Evans and Anne Evans Editorial: Columbus Underground Celebrates 15 Years

Sometime in between November 2001 and March 2002, Columbus Underground was launched. The details are a bit hazy, partly because it was so long ago, and partly because we weren’t really keeping close track of what was going on during those early days and weeks. Columbus Underground originally launched as little more than a fun […]

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