If you want to spend some time tracking the shift in the newspaper industry, take a look at Papercuts. This Google Maps mashup will give you a play by play , blow by blow look at layoffs, buyouts and major news affecting the nation’s papers.
After you watch that one take a gander at the videos below. The first is the story of layoffs at one Palm Beach newspaper and the other is about the San Jose Mercury personnel cuts. Many of them are being done through buyouts but there are some layoffs planned.