Free to a good home: 1 newspaper
December 5, 2019
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Free to a good home: One newspaper.
Not a single edition of a paper but the entire newspaper.Publisher Larry Persily is willing to give away The Skagway News to the right person or couple who are willing to move to Skagway, Alaska, a cruise ship town that once boasted four newspapers during the height of the Klondike Gold Rush days.
"The only way this paper has a long-term future, and anything that I've ever seen that works with small town weeklies or bi-weeklies is where the small town editor owns, lives and are in the community," he said. "And that's what this nee...