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Minneapolis Star-Tribune files Chapter 11

Submitted by Steve Hanson on Sat, 01/17/2009 – 8:54am

The Minneapolis Star-Tribune has filed for Chapter 11 protection amid some controversy with the Newspaper Guild members, who were not notified of the impending bankruptcy filiing.  Reporters have apparently had difficulty cashing payroll checks, and have had their company credit cards stop working.