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Articles tagged Hartford Courant (7)

Because it’s privately held, Hearst isn’t as big a part of industry conversations around the future of newspapers as its publicly traded peers. But it’s charting a path forward and ready to open its checkbook to expand.
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?
A discussion on reporting in traumatic situations — “Sandy Hook and Beyond” — highlights the gaps in perception between those being covered and those doing the covering.
For interested buyers looking at the numbers of Tribune newspapers, one bright spot will stand out: the price.
Athletes and celebrities have been successful in making money endorsing products on Twitter, but for news organizations, big money remains elusive.