Former Tribune editors to supply New York Times with Chicago content | Crain's Chicago Business
(Crain's) -- Former Chicago Tribune newsroom managers have created a venture that is making its debut in local editions of the New York Times.
The Chicago News Cooperative will provide two pages of local content, primarily political news, in the Friday and Sunday editions of the New York Times starting Nov. 20.
Gee, I don't know; I don't think I'll be turning to the New York Times for Chicago news. It's nice that this new enterprise has attracted foundation support and a little-profit or non-profit endeavor. But I'd think to succeed, it will have to prove that it has a market here.
I wish them well; the more voices in and from Chicago, the better