Mindy McAdams at the University of Florida has another great post in her series on web skills: How to get started uploading and editing audio. Like me, Mindy recommends using Audacity editing software, because it's free and -- while not completely intuitive -- it's somewhat easy to use.
Give it a try -- all reporters should know their way around at least one digital audio recording device and one digital editing program. Audacity's a great place to start.
Don't bother clicking on the Read More link -- for some reason the only coding solution I could find that would let me create expandable posts on blogger puts a READ MORE link at the end of every post, whether there's more to read or not!