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

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

A copy of the day's Capital Gazette newspaper rests in a newsstand, Monday, April 15, 2019, in Annapolis, Maryland. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Tribune Publishing is closing some physical newsrooms, including the Capital Gazette

Vanessa Hauc, news anchor at Noticias Telemundo, stands in the aftermath of a devastating forest fire. (Courtesy Noticias Telemundo)

What I learned covering the climate crisis for 15 years


Freelancing is more than a pitch. It’s a business.

Sections of a USA Today newspaper. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Reversing a decade-long trend, Gannett plans to grow its newsroom staffs in the second half of 2020