Santa Barbara News-Press Stops Publication After More Than 150 Years

From a Los Angeles Times story by Connor Sheets headlined “Santa Barbara News-Press declares bankruptcy, ceases publication after more than 150 years”:

The Santa Barbara News-Press is no more. After more than 150 years of newsgathering, the Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper has posted its last online edition a month after the News-Press ceased publication of its print newspaper and went all-digital.

The death knell for the once-mighty but long-floundering News-Press came in the form of a bankruptcy filing last week by Ampersand Publishing LLC, the entity by which the newspaper does business.