newspapers

Bud's Beat

It’s been 50 years, a half century, that I have been toiling in the newspaper business. Now, in the twilight of my years, I see my beloved avocation in dire straits. One newspape ...

Loomis News still going strong at age 68

It has been a tough few weeks for newspapers, coming on top of a rough month and a bad year. The recent closure of the Rocky Mountain News in Denver was the end of a fierce, compe ...

Bud's Beat

I have spent about a half century in the newspaper business. It saddens me to see the profession threatened by the loss of so many publications. Announcements by several large new ...