Posts Tagged ‘media subsidies’

Media Cronyism

Saturday, June 6th, 2020

Corey Hutchins tells the remarkable story about how an obscure Colorado media company, the Local News Network, “won a $100,000 grant opportunity from a program of the governor’s office.” The co-owner of the Ouray County Plaindealer told Hutchins she feared the subsidized outfit would eat into the paper’s advertising base.