Sun-Times' loss widens

Sun-Times' loss widens

There are 6 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Mar 11, 2008, titled Sun-Times' loss widens. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Sun-Times Media Group Inc., parent of the Chicago Sun-Times and dozens of smaller newspapers in the metropolitan area, reported a widened fourth-quarter loss of $59.1 million Tuesday as tumbling advertising and ...

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strut2k

Hinsdale, IL

#1 Mar 11, 2008
Blub! Blub! Blub!
Mark_S_Allen

United States

#2 Mar 11, 2008
There are a number of local neighborhood newspapers whose circulation are going up, for people are beginning to invest more in the local community papers that cover there local issues. Unfortunately, The Sun Times and Tribune pay less and less attention to local news that ain't negative.
More and more local news people who used to submit their versions of local news and always get rejected are now finding opportunities that the local papers now have from regular patrons of the Sun Times and Trib now focusing their purchases at the local level.
It hit the Sun Time worsdt because of how high their day to day sales came from majority Black communities.
The New Black Indeopendent Media Coalition
scott

Chicago, IL

#3 Mar 11, 2008
drop marriotti and i will buy the sun-times again.
i dumped them after they signed him to another contract.
if we all turn our backs maybe he will go away.
The Unit

United States

#4 Mar 11, 2008
drop the mary mitchell race-baiting column and I -might- start reading the online version again.
jon noire

Hammond, IN

#5 Mar 11, 2008
People still read that?
A Proud Democrat

Canton, IL

#6 Mar 12, 2008
Two Words - Conrad Black - is the reason If there is anyone who was on the Sun Times Board when Black was running the company, they should leave. I have little sympathy for a dumb board.

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