By Tim Redmond
Catch the Seattle Times story on the ongoing meltdown at the Seattle Weeklyl . Another sign that Mike Lacey and New Times (now Village Voice Media) management are driving away staffers and changing the basic mission local alt-weeklies.
Here's how David Brewster, who founded the Seattle Weekly, puts it: Commenting on the old Weekly, he says:
"It's been about building a better city, rather than just reveling in how bad the place is."
That's not how New Times thinks.