Facebook grant supporting local journalism
Last updated 4/23/2020 at 4:55pm
ODESSA — Free Press Publishing, The Odessa Record’s parent company, is one of only two Eastern Washington media firms to be awarded a $5,000 Facebook Journalism Project grant.
Facebook announced the winners last week.
The only other media company east of the Cascades to be selected is El Mundo Communications of Wenatchee, which provides news in Spanish.
In Western Washington, several media companies were selected, including Beacon Publishing of Mulkiteo; CapitolHillSeattle.com, Cascade Public Media, South Seattle Emerald, The Seattle Times and Entre Hermanos, all of Seattle; Lewis Publ...