Do you live in a local news desert? This map will tell you

Get the Full StoryNearly half of the country has access to only one local news source. Some have even less.

The United States is in the midst of a local media crisis. Media companies are struggling and journalists are losing their jobs, which creates an entire nation of uninformed citizens. It seems every few months there’s a new headline about media business model failing, or a new study about media polarization. Today we have an interactive map that performs the very simple task of highlighting news deserts.Read Full Story