The news media industry is turning a new page. For residents of Prince William County, just outside Washington, D.C., this means they won't be turning pages at all. At least, not the pages of The News and Messenger, their 143-year-old local newspaper.
The life of the five-day-a-week, 10,000 circulation newspaper serving the county's more than 420,000 residents has met its fate. The last edition of the paper will be printed on December 30, at which point its 105 employees will be out of work....Full Story