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Decline in newspapers renews idea of nonprofits

...Philadelphia Inquirer and the New Haven Register, sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in recent months, while the Rocky Mountain News published its last edition Friday. Newspapers in Seattle and Tucson, Ariz., are threatened with closure if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/01/bus_512992.shtml
Business
Biz briefs

...months of World War II in 1945. The cancellation was announced Friday, coinciding with the final edition of the Rocky Mountain News . The Denver newspaper shut down after nearly 150 years. AROUND TOWN Local Zale stores' fate unknown National...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/28/bus_513015.shtml
Business
Biz bits

The Augusta Chronicle reduced its work force Thursday, according to Don Bailey, president of the newspaper.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/27/bus_512837.shtml
Business
Cowher expected to resign

...were seeking. State confidentiality laws prevent police from saying whom a vehicle is registered to. However, the Rocky Mountain News and The Denver Post reported the SUV belongs to Brian K. Hicks of Denver, who is jailed on drug and attempted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/05/pro_111348.shtml
NFL
Overtime

...Denver Nuggets coach George Karl, the team said Tuesday. "He offered me the job a month ago," Majerus told the Rocky Mountain News. "But I can't move (to Denver) right now." Majerus, 58, coached the Utes from 1989 until January 2004...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/26/oth_90296.shtml
Other sports
Big men in tights: Pink tutu optional

...he was wearing on his leg in November looked anything like Bryant's tights. "I don't wear pantyhose," the Rocky Mountain News quoted Camby as saying.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/11/nba_54917.shtml
NBA
Bloggers' conference emphasizes tools of reporting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Bloggers - those Internet-based writers without rules - are fighting back against criticism that their work is unreliable, libelous or just poorly written.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/07/liv_452400.shtml
Life & style
Former prosecutor takes on D.A.'s office in new novel - and lawsuit

...Semiautomatic" was called "one of the better crime and punishment tales we've seen in a long time," by the Rocky Mountain News. The Washington Post called "Hollowpoint" "an unforgettable journey into a fallen hero's psyche ... using...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/11/art_421764.shtml
Arts
Overtime

...The president of the University of Colorado has decided to reinstate suspended football coach Gary Barnett, the Rocky Mountain News reported Wednesday. No other changes are planned for the athletic department, which will be more closely monitored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/27/oth_416980.shtml
Other sports | Augusta State University | University of South Carolina - Aiken
Atlanta will face season without marquee players

...for his unwavering beliefs. "Nobody steps on the field and ever tests or pushes any of his rules," Yost told the Rocky Mountain News. "It's because of the way that he treats them with total and utter respect as players. He understands how...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/05/bra_411159.shtml
Braves