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Welcome to Local News X, your trusted source for both local and national news. In today’s fast-paced world, staying informed is more important than ever. That’s why we’re committed to bringing you accurate, timely, and relevant news that matters to you, right at your fingertips.

Our Mission

Our mission is to keep our community informed, engaged, and connected by providing comprehensive coverage of the latest local and national events. We believe in the power of journalism to effect positive change and foster a well-informed public. Through our in-depth reporting, analysis, and commentary, we aim to provide a platform for dialogue, understanding, and community action.

What We Offer

Local News Coverage: From community events to local government decisions, public safety updates, and cultural celebrations, we bring you the news that impacts your daily life. Our team of dedicated reporters is on the ground, ensuring you receive the most accurate and up-to-date information.

National News Insights: We provide thorough coverage of national headlines, political developments, economic trends, and major events. Our national news insights offer context and analysis that help you understand how broader events can impact your community and your life.

Investigative Reporting: Our investigative journalism sheds light on issues that matter. From uncovering corruption to highlighting community heroes, our reports aim to inform, educate, and inspire.

Community Voices: Local News X is a platform for the community, by the community. We feature op-eds, guest columns, and letters to the editor that reflect the diverse voices and opinions of our readership.

Multimedia Content: Engage with our news through videos and photo galleries that bring stories to life. Our multimedia content is designed to enhance your news consumption experience, offering deeper insights and a more immersive view of the stories we cover.

Our Values

Integrity: We adhere to the highest journalistic standards, ensuring our reporting is accurate, fair, and unbiased.

Community Focus: Our heart lies in serving our community. We are committed to stories that highlight local issues, achievements, and the human spirit.

Transparency: We believe in transparency and accountability in our reporting process, fostering trust and credibility with our audience.

Inclusivity: We strive to represent the diversity of our community, giving voice to all its members and covering stories that resonate with a wide audience.

Join Our Community

At Local News X, we’re more than just a news outlet; we’re a part of the community we serve. We invite you to join us in our mission to stay informed and engaged.

Your stories, feedback, and participation are what make Local News X a vital resource for our community. Together, we can ensure that our community remains a place of informed dialogue, shared stories, and collective action.

Welcome to Local News X — Where local and national news meet community.

Our Team

Local News X is powered by a team of experienced journalists, editors, and media professionals who are passionate about news and storytelling. Our team brings a diverse range of perspectives and expertise, ensuring our coverage is comprehensive, balanced, and reflective of our community’s needs.

Editorial Team

Contributors: Lauren Kirk, Suzy Wickstone & Megan Gauci

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Local News X is owned and operated by Mind Tank Media LLC, a Florida company. Mind Tank Media is a private, self-funding company with no outside investors.

Affiliate Disclosure

Some of the articles on Local News X refer readers to products available for purchase on other websites, such as Amazon. In some cases, Local News X earns a small commission for those purchases.

While it does not raise the price for you, these commissions help support our site and allow us to continue researching and writing great content for you.

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Mind Tank Media LLC
1058 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34236


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