Kristy Hess - Regional Media Bailout

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After Australia’s two big local newspaper companies, Australian Community Media and News Corporation, shut down scores of rural newspapers as part of their COVID-19 cost-saving strategies, there were heartwarming stories of retrenched journalists and volunteers stepping in to fill the gaps.

Kristy Hess is a Professor of Communication at Deakin University and she joined me to talk about whether the government has done enough.

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