Klingensmith joined the Star Tribune in 2010 after a long career with Time, Inc.
The case for tearing down the newspaper’s building in Minneapolis is pretty compelling.
Mike Klingensmith estimates a sales-tax expansion could cost the recently stabilized paper up to 40 percent of its pre-tax earnings.
I don’t do a “Media Year in Review,” but if I did, here’s a great new entrant: “Star Tribune denies own story.”
A secretive Lake Minnetonka private equity firm is widely expected to gain control of the newspaper.