Herb Caen

Reader Input: Genuine ‘newsie’ will be dearly missed

I am saddened to hear of the passing of my friend, Joe Carroll (“Longtime newsman passes away at 81,” Journal, June 16). He represented a time and period of news gath ...

Newspapers may be down, but the war far from over

It was a tough week for newspapers, coming on top of a rough month and a bad year. Friday’s closure of the Rocky Mountain News in Denver was the end of a fierce, competitive rea ...