Journalism and Mass Communication - Media and Communication Studies
Local press refers to the coverage of events in a local context that would not be of interest to any other locality, or would otherwise be of national or international scope. Press refers to the print media which is used to disseminate information through various mediums such as newspapers and magazines. Unlike national or international news, local news caters to news from regional and local communities. It focuses on more local issues and events. Some of the key features of the local newsroom include regional politics, weather, business and human interest stories. This book traces the history of local press and highlights some of its key concepts. The topics included herein on the operations and management of local press are of utmost significance and bound to provide incredible insights to the readers. Those in search of information to further their knowledge will be greatly assisted by this book.