Crinkling News folds. Children's newspaper Crinkling News has folded, just months after it crowdfunded more than $200,000 to keep itself afloat. The newspaper was launched in mid-2016 by former Fairfax journalists Saffron Howden and Remi Bianchi, but their seed funding ran out, prompting a widely publicised campaign last year. Howden and Bianchi announced the closure in a statement yesterday, saying the money raised gave them an extra eight months of producing the newspaper, but it wasn't enough.
Radio host sacked over harassment probe. Canberra radio host Frank Vincent has been sacked over a harassment complaint, The Canberra Times reports. Vincent was taken off air from 2CA after the board received a report from an independent investigator, appointed to look into harassment complaints. Details of the report haven't been released, but the Crimes reports Vincent was sacked after the paper put questions to the station about alleged harassment of a junior journalist and other staff.