Final Edition

After 149 years and 311 days, the Rocky Mountain News published its final edition on February 27, 2009. I couldn’t embedded the video in this post, but, please, watch it, if you haven’t already. Very sad moment for a journalist, for the journalism, for readers and even for a city:

Final Edition from Matthew Roberts on Vimeo.

Final Edition on Vimeo

Final Edition on Vimeo

 

> More about the Rocky Mountain News’ end on these links:

Let a Thousand Journalistic Flowers Bloom

Seattle P-I Might Try Online-Only Version of Newspaper

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