We've covered on several occasions the notion that the future of mainstream media is local media - that the network effect of the web removes the need of news collecting organizations or editorial teams...

We’ve covered on several occasions the notion that the future of mainstream media is local media – that the network effect of the web removes the need of news collecting organizations or editorial teams. On Publishing 2.0 Scott Karp explores the theme further by wondering if newspapers should become local blog networks.

Maybe what newspapers should become in the digital media era is a network of local bloggers — maybe there are three tiers of journalists at these blog network “newspapers”:

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