Digital news report shows strong interest in local news, young people willing to pay for news

Miriam Webber
Updated June 15 2022 - 8:48am, first published June 14 2022 - 11:00pm
University of Canberra Researcher Sora Park. Picture: Jamila Toderas

Australians are most interested in local news topics and regional print readers are increasingly likely to pay for online subscriptions, a report into the news habits of audiences across the country has found.

Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

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