The Star-Ledger has threatened to shut down operations before the end of the year if it doesn't...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Star-Ledger has threatened to shut down operations before the end of the year if it doesn't win major concession from unions. The New Jersey paper - which is under the same ownership group as Conde Nast - could serve as a test case for the newspaper industry (GCI, MNI, LEE, MEG, AHC, NYT, MNI, SSP, WPO) in its battle to lower labor costs.