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Articles tagged news deserts (4)

There seems to be some momentum among those with deep pockets to address the local news crisis. But if that money appears, where should it be directed?
Of the 1,800 newspapers lost since 2004, 1,700 of them were weekly papers. But it’s not because their audience disappeared — it’s because the papers did.
“Participants said they had too much information and news on their screens and that they had to opt out, sort through and hunt for information that they were actually interested in.”
“Sometimes a story was literally just a YouTube video that they were linking to.”