NPR affiliate WRNI aims to be a major media player in Rhode Island

Providence Phoenix
The station, which has five reporters vs. Providence Journal’s four dozen, tries to compete with the paper on the three to five biggest stories of the week. General manager Joe O’Connor tells David Scharfenberg that he hopes to eventually vault past the ProJo — in esteem if not in breadth of coverage. “I would like to think that, in five years, people have us on a higher pedestal.”
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