Will the BBC cut local news?
The BBC has been given the green light to make more cuts to its local news broadcasts as it seeks to expand online. The public service broadcaster has outlined plans to cut back its regional and national TV news output and divert resources to its digital offering.
How many people live in counties with no local newspaper?
That includes 70 million people living in counties with no local newspaper at all, according to researchers at Northwestern University’s Medill School. The current pace of two newspapers failing per week, on average, will increase without federal intervention, swift leadership and new ideas.
When will local now be available on PBS?
Participating PBS stations reaching audiences in more than 300 markets and cities across the country will become available on Local Now over the next few months, with the full launch completed in 2023. This partnership extends PBS’s goal of making its award-winning content accessible on as many digital platforms as possible.
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