Download PDF: Underscore News Republishing Guidelines

Thank you for your interest in republishing one of our stories! Below you’ll find everything you need to know to get started.  

Only original Underscore stories are available for cross-posting. Stories from our partners that appear on our website are not available.

This policy only covers republishing online. For information regarding republishing Underscore News content in print, email

Please inform us when you plan to publish the story.

Credit and Tracking
At the top of the story, include a link back to the original story URL on 
Example:​ This story originally appeared on Underscore News.

Credit the author and publication. 
Example​: By Author Name, Underscore News

Creative Common license images and images from government agencies may be republished. Otherwise, contact Karina Brown ( to inquire about rights.

Provide the following footer at the end the story, retaining links: 

Underscore News is a nonprofit investigative newsroom committed to Indigenous-centered reporting in the Pacific Northwest. We are supported by foundations and donor contributions. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok.

Include the Underscore logo, if possible. 

All links within the story text must be retained.

You are free to choose your own headline provided it makes sense for the story and is not misleading.

You may not edit our stories except to reflect changes in time and style.
Example:​ Changing “yesterday” ​to​ “last week.” ​Changing “Santa Cruz, Calif.” ​to “Santa Cruz, California.” 

Social promotion
When sharing the link on Facebook, tag Underscore Media Collaboration.
When sharing on Twitter, tag @UnderscoreNews.
When sharing on Instagram, tag @Underscore.News.

For republishing inquiries please contact Karina Brown at