We need to save the news

But what if your local newspaper no longer exists?

It wouldn’t be too bold of a prediction to say that without help, many more newspapers across Kentucky and the country will go out of business soon.

There could be hundreds of miles and many a town without a local newspaper. That could mean no one at the meetings keeping local officials on their toes. That could mean no one to do the feature stories about your neighbors. That could mean fewer people running for public office because they aren’t engaged and just don’t know what is going on. Frankly, gossip on your Facebook feed won’t replace what is lost.

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