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New England Center for Investigative Reporting joins 89.7 WGBH News

After four years operating within the WGBH newsroom, the New England Center for Investigative Reporting (NECIR) has joined WGBH News, effective July 9, 2019. Founded in 2009...

NECIR wins Gabriel Award for radio storytelling

A radio series about a wrongfully convicted man’s effort to rebuild his life after nearly four decades in prison earned the New England Center...

Illicit massage investigation wins national Murrow Award for NECIR, WGBH

A five-part radio series investigating illicit massage parlors in Massachusetts and across the United States earned the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and...

In swift retrial, Darrell Jones acquitted of 1985 Brockton murder

Darrell Jones is a free man. The 52-year-old man walked out of Plymouth County Superior Court on Tuesday after being found not guilty in his...

After NECIR story, feds investigate treatment of elderly prisoners

Federal prosecutors are investigating the Massachusetts state prison system over the treatment of elderly and severely ill prisoners, following a five-month investigation by the...

NECIR wins national public service journalism award 

A radio series about a wrongfully convicted man’s effort to rebuild his life after nearly four decades in prison earned the New England Center...

NECIR wins two Regional Murrow Awards for radio

An investigation into illicit massage parlors and a series about a man’s life after being wrongfully imprisoned for 38 years earned the New England...

After $1 mil payout for wrongful conviction, Fred Clay back at work

A day after learning that he’ll receive a $1 million settlement from the state, Fred Clay treated it like just another work day — punching the...
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Registration open for 2019 Summer Journalism Institute

High school students interested in journalism, communications or writing may now register to attend the Boston University Summer Journalism Institute. Students ages 14 to 18...

A short message about lies and truth

"In world full of lies," my friend said as we chatted about the news of the day, "we need truth more than ever." Amen...

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