Sometimes a simple chart says so much.
Like this one, showing a steep decline in ad revenue – plus a monetary migration away from what I’ll call old media (newspapers and magazines) to the web, specifically to Google.
Mind you, it leaves...
As if we needed it, here’s more bleak news for print newspapers. The Ottawa Citizen says it will cut jobs and eliminate its Sunday papers after July 15.
Outright closures and “daily” papers dropping days are now commonplace events,...
Here’s a change of pace: a non-political ‘feel good’ story. As reported earlier this year, a passport impasse kept the Iroquois National Lacrosse team from this summer’s world championship in England. The team applied their...
Syracuse, NY, Aug 29, 2012 — CORRECTION: According to the Syracuse Post-Standard, there will still be 7 print editions produced per week. Three editions will be produced for home delivery to subscribers. The other four days, a scaled-down print edition will be available on newsstands within Onondaga County.
The digital world has finally caught up with Syracuse's daily newspaper, as the Post Standard has announced it is cutting back the number of print editions it puts out every week. Starting Jan. 1, 2013, a new business structure takes over the Syracuse Post Standard and its website Syracuse.com. Go to full article
Rochester, NY, Jan 27, 2010 — With all the heat he's getting in Albany, Governor Paterson is touring the state, defending his budget and his candidacy. He was in Rochester yesterday. On the way into the sit-down with upstate newspapers, he passed through a gauntlet of budget protesters. Advocates for the disabled had staked the building out -- the governor promised them a meeting Monday. Once in the building, he faced another tough audience. Rachel Ward reports. Go to full article
Aug 03, 2004 — A new study compares reading the news online to having the paper dropped at your door - and it has no good news for lovers of the Sunday paper. The Great Lakes Radio Consortium's Karen Kelly reports. Go to full article