Future of local news?

By Chris Daly

 

A must-read: Ken Auletta’s new piece in The New Yorker about AOL’s venture into local news, Patch.

One eye-popping fact:

“In the past year, AOL has hired nine hundred journalists, and each week it hires forty more.”

There’s lots more in the full article.

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