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Dispatch Editor Matt Erickson and Community Editor Chelsey Perkins hosted a Facebook Live discussion while entertaining questions from readers.

Community Editor Chelsey Perkins, left, and Editor Matt Erickson host a Facebook Live discussion Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021, called "Ask The Editor." The event was intended to connect readers directly to Dispatch leadership to ask questions about how the newsroom does its job. Screenshot

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of the Dispatch newsroom? Or how the editors make decisions about coverage or story placement? What about the paywall or e-edition or podcasts?

Thursday, Aug. 12, marked the first in a monthly Facebook Live series during which Dispatch Editor Matt Erickson will answer questions posed by readers about how the newsroom does its work, why they make decisions they do and anything else related to Dispatch operations. Check out the first installment below, either in video or podcast format.

To submit a question for "Ask The Editor," use the form below.


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