newspaper layoffs 2018


Charleston Gazette-Mail Files for Bankruptcy: Sell-Off to Ogden Newspapers Could Result in Layoffs

Charleston Gazette-Mail Bankruptcy

Charleston Newspapers, owners of the Charleston Gazette-Mail, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company also filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) with the City of Charleston, saying that it was selling the newspaper and that as a result of the sale, 206 employees would be terminated. Charleston Newspapers currently employs 209. It is expected that Charleston (more…)

Southern California News Group Layoffs: Job Cuts at OC Register, LA Daily News, & 9 More SCNG Papers

Southern California News Group Layoffs

Southern California News Group layoffs have been expected for a while, as the group of daily newspapers has been struggling to increase revenue in the changing media landscape. An influential media player in Southern California, Southern California News Group (SCNG) operates 11 daily newspapers and associated web sites. A subsidiary of Digital First Media Inc., its publications (more…)