Our mission is to uncover the truth – and the truth is, we need you.

inewsource is a nonprofit, nonpartisan newsroom dedicated to improving lives in the San Diego region and beyond through impactful, data-based investigative and accountability journalism.

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What our supporters say

“We need investigative reporters, with their unusual, forensic approach to amassing and analyzing volumes of disparate information over days, weeks and even months; with their otherworldly patience, steadfast perseverance, and razor-sharp incisiveness.”

Chuck Lewis, Founder of The Center for Public Integrity

“I choose to support inewsource because San Diego, as one of the largest cities in our nation, deserves more investigative news coverage than we receive. We have a few electronic papers, but not enough engage in strong investigative reporting. Unbiased news reporting is essential to inform voters, and informed voters are essential for good government.”

Ken King, San Diego native and retired CFO

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