“The Rocky Mountain News in Denver will cease publication on Friday.
E.W. Scripps, which owns newspaper, known locally as The Rocky, announced Thursday that it had failed to find a buyer for the daily. Scripps’s chief executive, Rich Boehne, said in a statement that The Rocky was “a victim of changing times in our industry and huge economic challenges.�? Scripps said the newspaper lost $16 million last year.�?