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What are the first challenges the new ownership faces? What happens to the Tribune name? And could Chicago see two locally owned daily newspapers?
The Washington Post, Baltimore Sun, and Chicago Tribune, tweeting together.
Even without the L.A. Times, it still controls a lot of important newspapers. Will it sell them to Gannett, Murdoch, local individuals in each city — or to yet another private equity firm looking to strip papers for parts?
Will his attempt to sideline investor Patrick Soon-Shiong lead to consolidated control, or will legal action push back? And did we ever figure out what a Tronc is, anyway?
Austin Beutner was fired as the Times’ publisher last year after he clashed with its parent company over strategy.
The company, including flagship papers in Los Angeles and Chicago, now stands on its own. Can it navigate the next stage of its life — potentially into a new owner?
Media companies are racing to spin off their declining print businesses. Unfortunately, the way they’re doing so could drag them down further.
Will some of America’s top newspapers find themselves bought by owners motivated by political ideology more than civic duty?
2013 could end up making 2012 seem calm by comparison.