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Is There Any Financial Aid To Help Local Newspapers During the Coronavirus?

April 21, 2020, By Professor Sissel McCarthy, News Literacy Matters

Your question alludes to a dire situation: local news is fast becoming the latest casualty of the covid-19 outbreak. As reporters scramble to cover the pandemic, ad revenue at the local level is in a freefall, down as much as 50 percent in March according to Newsonomics. READ MORE.

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