Time to fire up Deregulator again. I'm in a state of suspended animation, as it were. The Rocky Mountain News is for sale, and given a) the state of the newspaper industry and b) the state of the economy, the chances of the paper remaining in business aren't good.
Our owners, EW Scripps Co., will let the staff know Jan. 15 if a buyer has been found. And if not, what happens then.
To some degree, I'm whistling past the graveyard. I'm not actively seeking other jobs but have let people know that I may be within a few weeks.
This blog may be very active soon, as I may have a lot more time on my hands than I'd prefer.