FCC: Lack Of Local Reporting Lets Government Run Wild Free Of Watchdogs

FCC: Lack Of Local Reporting Lets Government Run Wild Free Of Watchdogs

Traditional media’s trudge into the tar pits may benefit greedy local politicians who can get away with more chicanery when obsessive reporters aren’t breathing down their necks. According to an FCC report, there’s a major shortage of local news media ready to potentially hold local officials accountable for their actions. [More]

Denver Start-Up E-Newspapers Failed Because They Ignored Consumers

Denver Start-Up E-Newspapers Failed Because They Ignored Consumers

There’s a lot of newspaper failure going around, well, everywhere these days, but particularly in Denver, where the Rocky Mountain News and its online offshoots the INDenver Times and the Rocky Mountain Independent have all either ceased publication entirely or drastically shifted their business models to become shadows of their former selves.