User talk:Leila Monaghan

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I don't mean to discourage you, but Wyoming's changing weather cannot be published "as is". Please check out some of the links above or ask for help. --SVTCobra 02:05, 14 March 2008 (UTC)

Questions for Cobra[edit]

Have looked over various of the hints but still have questions.

Rename for style--Do you have a suggestion for a different name? Does the current title imply some thing that this blurb is not, like global warming? ) Edit for style--How? It is perhaps a bit colloquial, but I always like news that has a distinctive voice to it. Expand to include more information/Refocus on a news event. WHAT!!! Three lines aren't enough!! if I have time, I will try to connect this in with general global warming and how the specifics of climate change are affecting weather day to day. Add categories--How do I add categories? add original reporting notes--hmm, like "I went outside my door and took a picture and have seen the snow melt over the last couple of weeks." Where do these go?

Template:Featured picture[edit]

Thanks for your attention for the FPc template, next time if you want to change this template, please check the archive page first before adding. Brock contact... 15:34, 19 March 2008 (UTC)

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--SineBot - (talk) 19:52, 19 March 2008 (UTC)

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--Anonymous101 (talk · contribs) 20:02, 19 March 2008 (UTC)

NASA: Old Arctic sea ice continues to melt[edit]

I was the one who published it. Most of it came from NASA. I am generally the science, environment and weather etc person. I am in Buffalo, NY. I would love to start a series and what not...where should we begin? DragonFire1024 (Talk to the Dragon) 17:46, 20 March 2008 (UTC)

I will look over some stuff and etc sometime this week end if I have time. Sounds good so far. DragonFire1024 (Talk to the Dragon) 19:23, 20 March 2008 (UTC)

Signing comments[edit]

Hi there. In case you didn't know, when you add content to talk pages and Wikinews pages that have open discussion, you should sign your posts by typing four tildes ( ~~~~ ) at the end of your comment. On many keyboards, the tilde is entered by holding the Shift key, and pressing the key with the tilde pictured. You may also click on the signature button Button sig.png located above the edit window. This will automatically insert a signature with your name and the time you posted the comment. This information is useful because other editors will be able to tell who said what, and when. Thank you!--Anonymous101 (talk · contribs) 15:39, 21 March 2008 (UTC)

Style problems[edit]

Please see Talk:Climate change impacts Wyoming#Problems with this article. Cirt - (talk) 10:36, 26 April 2008 (UTC)

Tornado kills one and injures 100 in northern Colorado[edit]

Please ensure that you add a license tag to the images you've uploaded to Commons otherwise they will be deleted. Regards. Adambro (talk) 14:54, 23 May 2008 (UTC)

Have done, thanks, Leila Leila Monaghan (talk) 16:10, 23 May 2008 (UTC)

Your Obama sign photo[edit]

Your Obama sign photo was deleted from Commons and Wikinews as a derivative work as the focus of the image was a copyrighted sign. So, unfortunately, your image cannot be used. Sorry, Anonymous101talk 17:27, 4 November 2008 (UTC)

US voters go to the polls[edit]

If you go, try to interview someone else. We won't be able to use your own story due to WN:COI issues.--SVTCobra 18:04, 4 November 2008 (UTC)

Sorry, I can't review it (and take it to main page) as I have edited the article previously. Try asking on IRC. Thanks, Anonymous101talk 18:20, 4 November 2008 (UTC)

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