by Jimmy Boegle
According to several sources who have contacted the Weekly, the Explorer has been sold, and several employees--including star reporter Eric Beidel and editor Dan Stebbins--have been let go.
One source, who did not want to be named, says the new owner is Randy Miller. Google him, and you'll see he has a history of taking newspapers and watering them down to increase profits.
More to come from John Schuster in this week's Weekly.