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The coming storm that threatens local media

The coming storm that threatens local media

The homogenisation of local papers is preventing them from reflecting the communities they belong to, making them less diverse and less viable.

‘I write the whole damn thing’: from best selling author to community paper publisher

‘I write the whole damn thing’: from best selling author to community paper publisher

Di Morrissey did what many journalists and writers dream of — she started her own newspaper.

Nine sells Fairfax community newspapers for $115m

Nine sells Fairfax community newspapers for $115m

The sale prompts questions over the future of regional outlets like The Newcastle Herald and The Canberra Times.

Prime shaping up as a potential buyer of former Fairfax regional papers

Prime shaping up as a potential buyer of former Fairfax regional papers

Who will buy the former Fairfax regional papers, including The Canberra Times, and how much will they sell for?

How News Corp’s conservative ecosystem will devour regional Australia

How News Corp’s conservative ecosystem will devour regional Australia

Don't be surprised if more leaders fall after Fairfax abandons rural posts and News Corp continues to entrench conservative bias.

First to go? Concerns for Fairfax regional newspapers following Nine acquisition

First to go? Concerns for Fairfax regional newspapers following Nine acquisition

Only weeks ago, Fairfax told a parliamentary inquiry that its regional newspapers aren't commercially viable.

Should you care about media reform?

Should you care about media reform?

Are you going to notice a difference in your local news bulletin as a result of the media law changes?

Is Fairfax selling off its regional newspapers?

Is Fairfax selling off its regional newspapers?

Given the woeful state of Fairfax's regional papers a sale might be imminent.

New bill would beef up ABC’s regional coverage

New bill would beef up ABC’s regional coverage

Bridget McKenzie has introduced a bill that would force the ABC to spend more time -- and money -- on rural and regional areas.

Regional sub takes on big-city <em>Media Watch</em> ‘twats’

Regional sub takes on big-city Media Watch ‘twats’

Mock local news at your peril, Paul Barry.