Online news is not replacing print
April 25, 2019
We here in Park County are pretty lucky. More and more communities across the country — more than 1,300 — have no local news coverage at all, much less a couple sources competing with each other to produce great news.
I’ll let the readers decide who’s winning that competition, since I’m rather biased on the subject.
I started my career in journalism just as newspapers were closing in the wake of impacts from the internet. At the time, I believed, as most did, that the industry was just going through a change. Once it found its digital footing, a new, online normal would rise from...