Good Reporting

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Any course of journalism would probably start with the Five W's. A good report is supposed to answer five basic questions: What happened? Where and when did it happen? Who did it or was involved? And why did it all happen?

The first are fairly obvious, although you perspective would certainly affect, to a greater or lesser extent, the way you describe what happened.