Looking For 'Oxygen,' Small Papers Erect Digital Pay Walls
Posted: 3/27/2013 | By: Ashley Gross | NPR
The Washington Post and the San Francisco Chronicle recently said they will start charging readers for online content, joining big papers like The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. Some large papers have made it work because they offer a lot of unique content.
But the same holds true for tiny community newspapers, like the weekly Chinook Observer tucked in an isolated corner of Washington state.