When disasters like earthquakes or hurricanes strike, Americans open their wallets. The Ebola crisis, however, is different.
Gannett Not The First Media Powerhouse To Split Print And Broadcast
Gannett has become the latest media powerhouse to divide up its broadcast and newspaper holdings — joining Tribune, among others.
Gannett’s presence is especially big around the Valley, because it owns the Arizona Republic and KPNX-TV Channel 12.
We talked with media analyst Ken Doctor, who writes about the business at Newsonomics.com and former Arizona Republic columnist Jon Talton, who has worked for a couple of Gannett papers. He now writes for The Seattle Times, which is exclusively online.