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Posted: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 7:00 pm | Updated: 11:09 am, Thu Apr 3, 2014.

Digital First Media, which operates seven newspapers in New Mexico and about 70 other dailies around the country, is shuttering its national news hub as a cost-cutting measure, fueling speculation that it will sell off its papers.

Called Project Thunderdome, the national hub was in New York City and supplied content to newspapers and websites throughout the chain. Project Thunderdome employed about 45 people.

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1 comment:

  • Todd Fuqua posted at 8:46 pm on Mon, Apr 7, 2014.

    Toadfox Posts: 1

    '“The Ruidoso Free Press ceased printing but the area is still serviced by the Ruidoso News,” one of the Digital First Media papers, Lucey said.'

    Trust me, the Ruidoso News doesn't service the area AT ALL.

     

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