Newsprint tariff debacle has already affected print publications
It’s been in the works for a while and the International Trade Commission is about to decide its future but already the proposed tariff on newsprint has had an effect on newspapers across the country.
Here’s a report for this week from the News Media Alliance about newspapers that are changing their print publication schedule or even moving from print to digital.
Newspapers Cutting Publication Days
The (Grand Junction) Daily Sentinel
The Greeley Tribune
Vicksburg Post Reduces from 7 to 5 days
The Natchez Democrat from 7 to 5 days
The Lahontan Valley News from 2 days to 1 day
The Nevada Appeal from 6 to 2 days
The Record-Courier from 3 to 2 days
The Tahoe Tribune from 3 to 1 day
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from 7 to 5 days
Newspapers Moving from Print to Digital
Madison Press (London) http://www.dispatch.com/business/20180711/madison-press-newspaper-in-london-to-drop-print-edition-publish-online-only