To get good insightful answers, how the question is framed matters. I missed an opportunity on Thursday
In 2012, Robert Niles, writing for the University of Southern Calfornia Annerberg's Online Journalism Review explained one of the greatest failings of congolmerate journalism: the preference for non-local journalist in hiring by local newspapers.
Entitled "Want to cover local? Then you'd better BE local!", Niles explains why non-local journalists leave communities less informed, less engaged, and with fewer reasons to support journalism.