In a land of high rollers and risk takers, two major daily newspapers
have been playing it safe, operating under a pact that has the Las Vegas Sun running as an ad-free insert in its rival the Las Vegas Review-Journal. But after seven years under the agreement, which has maintained both news outlets as separate entities, the Sun
is shining as the brighter of the two in digital, capturing the lead in
comScore’s tally of unique visitors for the past six months.