New free daily ‘Ink.’ in Colorado

In Colorado Springs (USA) free daily “Ink” will be launched on May 6 by paid paper the Colorado Springs Gazette.

The paper will be published four days a week: Wednesday to Saturday. Steve Pope, formerly of the free Vail Daily is the new publisher of the Gazette, he replaced Scott McKibben, formerly of the also free SF Examiner. (free-daily blog)

In the online version of the Gazette Jeff Thomas, The Gazette’s executive editor is quoted that Ink “will combine original reporting, readers’ stories, news from wire services and from The Gazette.”

Thomas said also “This is meant to be a 10-minute publication people can read while they’re having a bagel (…) The Gazette is going to remain a place where they can get a full course meal of (news) when they want it.”

2 Responses to “New free daily ‘Ink.’ in Colorado”

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