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Media briefs: more Fairfax quitters … the great FM turn-off …

Media briefs: more Fairfax quitters … the great FM turn-off …

Fairfax is losing more star writers, and brekkie radio hosts call it quits. Plus other media snippets of the day.

‘Flawed and illogical’: Age ed blasts Press Council cardigan-wearers

‘Flawed and illogical’: Age ed blasts Press Council cardigan-wearers

The Australian Press Council found The Age breached reporting guidelines in its reporting on a union scandal. But editor-at-large Mark Baker is not taking the verdict lying down.

Media briefs: Baker shamed … ABC groupthink … Ten’s ratings dramas …

Media briefs: Baker shamed … ABC groupthink … Ten’s ratings dramas …

The Australian Press Council has taken a whack at The Age for its reporting on the AWU slush fund affair. That and other media tidbits.

Jon Faine’s not sorry: ABC standards slap sparks internal debate

Jon Faine’s not sorry: ABC standards slap sparks internal debate

Melbourne ABC radio host Jon Faine is in hot water for a "lapse of standards" in two interviews. Should the ABC have stood by him -- or reprimanded him?

Mark Baker stands down to be <em>The Age</em>‘s ‘editor-at-large’

Mark Baker stands down to be The Age‘s ‘editor-at-large’

Fairfax national editor Mark Baker has stood aside from his position to take on a new "editor-at-large" role at The Age.

Time for Fairfax to bite the bullet on News collaboration

Time for Fairfax to bite the bullet on News collaboration

Fairfax and News Ltd should not be collaborating in a five-minutes-to-midnight attempt to boost the Australian Press Council in order to fend off Ray Finkelstein’s call for a statutory regulator.

Simons: the bottom line says a leaner Fairfax

Simons: the bottom line says a leaner Fairfax

The leading people at Fairfax Media are singing a new refrain in public appearances in recent months.

At Fairfax, Times are changing; Baker to ramp up news coverage

At Fairfax, Times are changing; Baker to ramp up news coverage

Fairfax Media is planning to expand its online National Times opinion site into news coverage, just as News Limited's The Australian moves its best content behind an online paywall.

Guthrie warns new Melbourne Press Club president of rocky road ahead

Guthrie warns new Melbourne Press Club president of rocky road ahead

Former Age, Sunday Age and Herald Sun editor Bruce Guthrie says incoming Melbourne Press Club President Mark Baker has an "enormous task ahead of him" to restore credibility to the media clique following two scandals in the past week that have cast doubt on its raison d'être.