Losing local newspapers leaves many communities in the dark


Data analysis showing apparently the nation is losing newspapers. The AP says local journalism and local control of journalism are dying in plain sight. It says five of the ten largest media companies are owned by hedge funds or other investors university of North Carolina. Professor who studies news industry. Trims says many of them. Follow a strategy of aggressive cost-cutting without making significant investments in newsrooms, some local newspapers are surviving because their owners support them with revenue raised by side businesses, including lifestyle, magazines, electric, newsletters, telephone directories of video production company and even a

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