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The Miami Herald newspaper office building is shown, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, in Doral, Florida. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Chatham Asset Management, a hedge fund, has won the auction to buy the McClatchy newspaper chain

The Edmond (Oklahoma) Sun, July 25, 1889. (

The coronavirus has closed more than 50 local newsrooms across America. And counting.

The cover of "Ghosting the News" by Margaret Sullivan (Columbia Global Reports)

Media critic Margaret Sullivan lays out what went wrong with the local news business and how it might be fixed

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