Manchester’s reach continues to grow for now, at least. Last week, the Associated Press reported that he has completed the purchase of the second-largest daily in the region, the North County Times. Lynch said that while they have not yet discussed editorial policy at the North County Times, the paper will operate under the same editorial board as the U-T.

 

Hazel Sheffield is a former assistant editor at CJR. Follow her on Twitter @hazelsheffield.