As cities go from 2 papers to 1, talk of zero (NYT)

News boxes in Seattle. (NYT)

News boxes in Seattle. (NYT)


New York Times, March 12, 2009: Some economists and newspaper executives say it is only a matter of time — and probably not much time at that — before some major American city is left with no prominent local newspaper at all.

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Professor Emeritus of Journalism and formerly Knight Chair in Digital Media Strategy, Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University. Formerly senior vice president/strategy and development and director of interactive media, Chicago Tribune.