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Layoffs at The Salt Lake Tribune

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Thursday, The Salt Lake Tribune announced the layoff of 19 employees and a major reorganization of leadership. It's the latest in a series of cuts for Utah's largest daily newspaper, which has seen its newsroom shrink from 143 just 2 years ago to a staff of some 94 now. It's part of the Tribune's effort to stay viable as newspapers around the country struggle with subscriptions and ad revenue.  Monday, we're asking what the loss of reporters in Utah means for the news that's delivered to your door.