On This the _ _ Day of Captivity…


Vintage photo of The Sands in earlier days.

For more than two weeks the story of the purchase of the Las Vegas Review-Journal has captivated the world of American journalism and cast a small spotlight on Connecticut.

It has been another 48 hours of fast moving developments and new angles to be considered. The story has taken us through the studios of WNPR in Hartford, to Block Island and to a crowded airport terminal where the identity of the mysterious Edward Clarkin was uncovered by a bored journalist with a wi-fi connection.

Here are some coverage highlights:

The Christine Stuart Situation – WGBH

The Block Island Situation – Providence Journal

The WNPR Situation – WNPR

The Steve Collins Situation – Hartford Courant

The Adelson Situation – Las Vegas Review-Journal