Becca Schimmel

Becca Schimmel

WKYU (Bowling Green, KY)

Becca Schimmel’s job is to cover jobs for the ReSource, finding stories about the region’s rapidly changing economy and our built environment. She earned her journalism degree from Murray State University where she has been a producer and general assignment reporter for WKMS. She has also worked in newspapers in Paducah and Marion, Kentucky. Becca grew up in Lexington, Kentucky.

Ohio Valley Automakers Hit Brakes To Limit Coronavirus Transmission
Food Service Fallout: Coronavirus Closures Hit Ohio Valley Workers
Coronavirus School Closures Send Teachers, Parents Scrambling To Adjust
Report Finds Many Ohio Valley Communities At Deep Disadvantage in Health, Wealth
Ohio Valley Outlook: Expect A Slower Regional Economy In 2020
After Nearly A Decade Of Anxiety Over Pensions, Coal Miners See Light At The End Of The Tunnel
Ohio Valley Lawmaker Plans To Halt Senate Action Over Coal Miners’ Benefits
Murray Energy’s Bankruptcy Could Bring Collapse Of Coal Miners’ Pensions
Rethinking Retraining: Why Worker Training Programs Alone Won’t Save Coal Country