The pandemic has been unhealthy for the nation’s native newspapers. However possibly not as unhealthy as some folks have feared.
Over 360 newspapers in america have gone out of enterprise since simply earlier than the beginning of the pandemic, in line with a brand new report from Northwestern College’s journalism college.
That very same tempo — about two closures per week — was occurring earlier than the pandemic. Many newspaper analysts had thought that the financial circumstances created by the coronavirus, particularly a decline in promoting, would trigger the speed to extend significantly.
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