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Support Your Local Newspaper

From our inbox. From Kyle Munson, President, Western Iowa Journalism Foundation. I’m not here to romanticize one of the most important sounds of the last century: the reassuring thwap of a print newspaper hitting front doorsteps across America. The format … Continue reading

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Why Is Facebook Buying Local News Outlets?

Facebook to invest $300 million to help local news survive. reuters.com/article/us-facebook-news/facebook-to-invest-300-million-to-help-local-news-survive If someone is going to own local news outlets, do we prefer that it be Sinclair Broadcasting or Facebook?  I would vote for Facebook as the lesser of two … Continue reading

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