The two Utah papers end their joint operating agreement, resulting in the closure of the print facility that serves both and the end of 161 jobs and another 18 layoffs, including six journalists, from the Deseret News.Source
Lincoln Millstein covers three Maine towns and writes about small-town issues, like lobster season and an understaffed ambulance service.
'If I can write a story with bandwidth this bad, imagine how great of a reporter I would be with good bandwidth'
'We have long accepted individual advocacy ads from readers and they ... are given wide latitude to exercise their First Amendment rights'
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