Take a look at how GateHouse papers played its coverage of the Super Bowl on their front pages.
From coverage of a local athlete playing in the big game to punchy skybox treatments, the presentations vary from paper to paper with differing levels of volume and emphasis all around. Here's a closer look and front pages and skyboxes:
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The Register-Mail (Galesburg, IL)
Locals rate the commercials in a package along the bottom.
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Journal Star (Peoria, IL)
Big photo, with content promotions.
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Rockford Register Star (Rockford, IL)
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Wire story and photos.
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The Repository (Canton, OH)
Neat bulleted item on players with Ohio connections.
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The Herald News (Fall River, MA)
Photo promotes story inside.
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Daily News (Hillsdale, MI)
Centerpiece on local churches coming together for big Super Bowl party.
A skybox item also pointed to coverage inside.
Here's how Super Bowl coverage appeared i some skyboxes:
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The Times-Reporter (New Philadelphia, OH)
The Holland Sentinel (Holland, MI)
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The Independent (Massillon, OH)
Norwich Bulletin (Norwich, CT)
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The State Journal-Register (Springfield, IL)
The Milford Daily News (Milford, PA)
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The MetroWest Daily News (Framingham, MA)
The Daily News Tribune (Waltham, MA)
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The Patriot Ledger (Quincy, MA)
The Enterprise (Brockton, MA)
Joe Greco is corporate design director for GateHouse Media.
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