Newspaper in Search of Endowment

By Conor Clarke

The bankrupt Star Tribune, Minnesota's largest newspaper, is testing the proposition that its journalistic output is a community service worth endowing. It has launched a community website to court a new owner and explore alternative business models.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2009/04/newspaper-in-search-of-endowment/7290/