The paper's owner, GateHouse Media, said yesterday that it will
continue to operate the Wyandotte County paper through its Web
The final printed edition will come out Jan. 10. The newspaper will send letters to subscribers about refunds.
The Kansan was founded in January 1921. It had been a daily
newspaper until earlier this year, when it switched to twice-weekly
A number of smaller U.S. newspapers have either gone online or cut back home delivery this year as the industry struggles with declining print readership and advertising revenue.