Being a Communications major, we talk a lot about news in all of my classes. Each year as technology advances, newspaper companies begin to dwindle. Almost everyone is able to get their news online, for no cost to them. This has changed all of journalism. Is there still a need for journalists? Yes, however things are definitely looking different from what they used to look.
This article talks about how only 50% of Americans get their news from local newspapers. That is a drastic change, and it affects you. Take a look at this article, you won’t be disappointed.