Vermont’s largest newspaper says it will begin charging a subscription for both its
print edition and its online site, and it will stop printing its large edition, opting instead for a smaller tabloid size.
Papers from The New York Times to The Barre-Montpelier Times Argus will soon start charging a fee for stories online. We look at how paywalls may change the future of journalism. Also, we learn more about the extreme Death Race, and a look at this weekend’s History Expo.
VPR’s Jane Lindholm spoke with Brad
Robertson, the new publisher of the Burlington Free Press, and David Moats, an
author and Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial writer at the Rutland Herald about
the declining newspaper subscribers.