I wish this had happened a month ago when I was writing my article on Creative Commons. I would have changed the focus completely.
From Poynter Online:
GateHouse Media Debuts Creative Commons License for 96 News Sites
Williams reports that the CC Attribution Noncommercial No Derivatives 2.5 license now covers “nearly all of the 121 dailies and weeklies they own in Massachusetts …[including] 96 of the company’s TownOnline sites, which are grouped within a portal for their many Eastern Massachusetts newspapers.”