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It’s Giving Newsday. Will You Support Local Journalism?

The River

Death of a Newspaper

The closure of the Catskill Mountain News is the latest blow to local journalism in rural New York.

Economy

Our Growing Local News Desert

Local news is in crisis. Can new business models stay the damage, here and across the U.S?

Economy

Kickstarter to Fund Crucial Hudson Valley News

The River is a community newsroom that covers issues of regional importance and national relevance in collaboration with our readers. Incubated by the makers of Chronogram it is an ad-free publication, and like public radio, we're free to everyone—but we rely on our audience for support. Now is the best time to become a reader-supporter. Click the headline above to visit our kickstarter campaign during November.

The River