By Bev Jordan
Michelle Rowland, Minister for Communications attended the Local & Independent News Association (LINA) Summit during the week to talk about the Government’s priorities for community news.
She spoke to members including Diana Paton publisher of the Hills to Hawkesbury Community News Dooral Roundup and Galston, Glenorie & Hills Rural Community News
LINA is an industry association supporting hyperlocal and independent digital news publishers to deliver high-quality public interest news services.
LINA members are locally owned and controlled new publishers, creating news content by and for a defined community. Since inviting members in September 2022, LINA has welcomed 46 publishers to the group, producing 74 mastheads in all States and Territories.