And of course individual newspaper publications and other local media sites. Here are the top online news sites (12/07) according to Nielsen (via Cyberjournalist):
Here’s Topix CEO Chris Tolles’ view of Google’s Local News introduction: “Local news is not a search problem.”
Related: Marketing Charts presents NAA data about online newspaper traffic growth. And here’s an article about the broader rollout of MediaNewsGroup’s “TrafficMax” program (supported by WebVisible). I wrote the other day about Hearst broadening its own program.