Paul Holleran: Pay freeze extension not a good start to 2013 at Johnston Press

THIS promises to be a year of change in Scottish newspapers. Some titles might change hands and possibly some will face the threat of closure. And out of the four main newspaper groups, Johnston Press – the publisher of The Scotsman, and several local newspapers in Scotland – seems to going through most turmoil.

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