Newspapers going the way of the pay phone
January 19, 2022
Barb and I were invited to speak to students during career day at the high school last week.
The author of more than 115 books, she had quite a bit to say. As a former newspaperman I didn’t.
As much as I enjoyed my time in the business, it’s hard to seriously encourage young folks to get newspaper jobs.
Newspapers are fast going the way of the pay phone.
I kept thinking about my visit to the Bozeman Chronicle last month. I’d spent 20 years there as a reporter and editor during which time circulation grew to the point that a new facility was deemed necessary.
I remember moving into tha...