Newspapers' woes hit journalism's training ground

Thursday, August 28, 2008 | 9:19 a.m. CDT; updated 1:58 p.m. CDT, Thursday, August 28, 2008

COLUMBIA — As newspapers across the country struggle financially, one with a rich history of training the next generation of journalists is no exception. For a century, students at MU's School of Journalism have learned the craft by working at the Columbia Missourian. But now that paper's troubles could lead to big changes.