COMMENTARY ON THE BEAT: Questions reporters ask themselves Reporters are trained to ask others questions, but they turn that skill on themselves sometimes. Troy Brynelson of Salem Reporter shares how that practice helps him serve readers. By Troy Brynelson -- Salem Reporter March 1, 2019 at 5:13am Read this article for free. Sign up for a free trial. It’s fast and easy. No credit card needed. Log in if you have a subscription. Want to skip the trial? Subscribe. If you are a human, ignore this field Looks like you already have an account. Log in.