Cost of government rises when local newspaper closes, study finds | Media | The Guardian

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Cost of government rises when local newspaper closes, study finds | Media | The Guardian

A study inspired by a John Oliver segment has analysed data from 1,266 US counties and tallied the cost of losing a print watchdog