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Emily Watkins

Media reporter

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily covers all things "media" for Crikey and is based in Sydney. She has previously worked for the ABC's Media Watch and reported on courts, crocodiles and occasionally UFOs for the NT News.

Celebrity paparazzo sues regional community radio for defamation

Celebrity paparazzo sues regional community radio for defamation

A Geelong community radio station has been forced to fundraise after legal action from the former mayor.

WIN TV to move Tasmanian news bulletin to Wollongong

WIN TV to move Tasmanian news bulletin to Wollongong

WIN News' Tasmanian bulletin will now be entirely produced and broadcast from Wollongong, in a move that has reportedly left staff "shattered".

Sky News advertising pulled over Blair Cottrell interview

Sky News advertising pulled over Blair Cottrell interview

The fallout from Sky News' interview with far-right extremist and convicted stalker Blair Cottrell continues as companies begin to pull ads from the network.

New York Times expands Australian bureau with 'residency program'

New York Times expands Australian bureau with 'residency program'

Jamie Tarabay will be joining the Times' Australian office as correspondent, while controversial opinion writer Bari Weiss gets a 'residency'.

A short history of Sky News apologies

A short history of Sky News apologies

Sky News is no stranger to retractions and apologies in recent months.

And the Wankley goes to ... the Daily Tele's gender wars beat-up

And the Wankley goes to ... the Daily Tele's gender wars beat-up

Sometimes there's a real stand-out in the media for truly terrible journalism, and Crikey likes to acknowledge the effort that goes into these with a coveted Wankley Award. Today we're giving one to The Daily Telegraph for an over-the-top beat-up about a defence force training document.

Kellie Hush quits Harper's Bazaar for new project

Kellie Hush quits Harper's Bazaar for new project

The editor-in-chief of Harper's Bazaar has quit, and she hasn't done anything to hose down rumours on her way out.

ABC on the offensive before launch of lifestyle website

ABC on the offensive before launch of lifestyle website

The ABC has hit back at criticism over its upcoming lifestyle site, and announced a launch date. You can check it out for yourself this Monday.

Press Council to investigate Andrew Bolt column

Press Council to investigate Andrew Bolt column

The News Corp columnist's piece claimed a "tidal wave" of migrants was "changing our culture".

Media Files: New Matilda editor deported from Israeli jail

Media Files: New Matilda editor deported from Israeli jail

Chris Graham, editor of media website New Matilda, has been deported from Israel following his Gaza blockade arrest.