In the newsroom, we've been seeing more and more stories come across the wire about departments facing major cut backs as cities start to feel the economy slump.
Jamie's prepared a set of in-depth exclusive articles on FR1 on the crisis's impact on the fire service. They range from expectations for the Obama presidency to tips for purchase apparatus during a credit crunch.
And I got to do one of my favorite things: make a special coverage page. This is the first (of many!) to feature a Kitchen Table block, which includes links to individual posts, authors and related keywords.
I think it's on a good way to take a trend in individual local news stories, look at the causes behind it, and provide a forum for commentary on it. We'll be adding another exclusive article to the page tomorrow, and I'm updating the TKT section regularly.