No Mug Shots on A1 of Your Local Paper*? BuyOneAnyway…

From SlateV, a new foundation to aide ailing newspapers and the (very gaunt) people behind them:

(*An update on how mug shot-funded journalism is working so far for The Anniston Star: a 28 percent increase in single copy sales on June 29th— see Robert Jackson’s comment to my post).

Liz Cox Barrett is a freelance writer and graphic designer in Kalispell, Montana. She worked as a newspaper journalist in Denver and Kalispell for 20 years.