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Catalyst Radio: Meet citizen journalism reporter Jon Dunn

Rapidian reporter Jon Dunn is getting to know his new home town while covering city government.
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About Catalyst Radio

Catalyst Radio is the weekly public affairs radio program of Community Media Center, with producer and host Linda Gellasch. The program is a feature of WYCE and The Rapidian and includes interviews with organizations and people working on social change and community support, examines media and free speech issues, and takes a look at the behind-the-scenes of Rapidian reporting. You can catch it on air at noon every Friday on WYCE 88.1 FM or streaming on the Grand Rapids Community Media Center Website.

Past Catalyst Radio episodes are archived on The Rapidian.

Citizen Journalism Reporter Jon Dunn

Citizen Journalism Reporter Jon Dunn /Kolene Allen

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In this episode of Catalyst Radio we Feature Jon Dunn, citizen journalism reporter on The Rapidian. Dunn’s articles largely focus on city government. We’ll ask him what has brought him to be reporting local news, his previous involvement in media and what he thinks of current journalism trends.



Music featured in this edition of Catalyst Radio is from Gorman & Bruzza – area musicians Ian Gorman and Dave Bruzza, with their effort called Harmony On The Fade, with the song “200 Miles From Montana.”

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So happy to have someone like Jon as one of our reporters. You've been a great addition to citizen journalism line up!