It is possible to show or hide certain news articles based on permissions. This can be set up per article and can be based on user, group or profile level.
How do you set this up?
Step 1) Go to Settings > Extra > News Management
Step 2) Click on the edit wheel of an existing article (or when creating a new article)
Step 3) Scroll down to you see the View Permissions button. Here you can select if you want by default show or hide the article:
Step 4) Underneath this button you can set up any exceptions. This can be based on user, profile or group level: