Maine alternative newspaper optimistic that it will be saved

Moses, Lucia
March 1999
Editor & Publisher;03/20/99, Vol. 132 Issue 12, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the optimism of Douglas Rooks, one of the owners of `Maine Times,' an alternative weekly in Maine, for the survival of the newspaper which ceased publication due to financial and circulation problems. Proposed sale agreement with a buyer; Total amount of donations received from readers who responded to an appeal to save the weekly; Overview on the business format of `Maine Times.'


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