If you subscribe to the Santa Maria Times you won't find the paper in your driveway this morning. Effective today, the paper will no longer publish a Monday edition.
According to the paper's managing editor:
Business models across the country are changing with more emphasis on digital. As the model changes we're investing our resources in the markets that are most profitable to us.
Old newspapers never die; they just fade away. (My apologies to the late General Douglas MacArthur.)