Winsted Citizen ceases operations after 9 editions; board considering legal options


The Winsted Citizen has ceased operations of its monthly newspaper based in the Litchfield County town of Winsted, Connecticut, about 26 miles from Hartford.

The Winsted Citizen produced nine editions, starting in February, with seed money from consumer advocate Ralph Nader, who grew up in Winsted and delivered its long-defunct daily newspaper when he was a boy.

Nader launched the newspaper with Editor and Publisher Andy Thibault, a veteran journalist, amid strong support and enthusiasm from the local community.

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