Reporter Hilde Kate Lysiak is editor-in-chief of The Orange Street News, and she is 9-years-old.
Hilde is an aspiring journalist who’s ran her own online paper in Selingrove, Pennsylvania, for more than a year.
Recently, Hilde broke the news about a possible murder investigation that took place in her neighborhood.
Despite her young age she was the first one on the scene, even scooping the local press.
But people online were quick to react to her story and sent her messages saying she should “play with dolls” or “have tea parties” instead.
These are just some of the comments on her Facebook page:
But she wasn’t going to stay quiet:
CKNW Newsroom has reached out to Hilde to talk about her journalism career.