Latest Newspaper publishing News

Boston Globe names first woman to serve as paper's editor

Nov. 14, 2022 19:27 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Globe named Nancy Barnes as its next editor on Monday, elevating a woman to serve in the top job for the first time in the newspaper's 150-year history. Barnes has worked as the chief news executive at NPR and has run major newspapers. She announced in...

Editorial Roundup: West Virginia

Nov. 11, 2022 15:26 PM EST

The Herald-Dispatch. November 7, 2022. Editorial: Even in a digital world, the permanence of print media matters With another election nearly over, professional pundits, amateur commentators and everyone else are offering their opinions on what happened and why. The...

Once key, US newspaper editorial endorsements fade away

Oct. 26, 2022 09:04 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Newspaper endorsements are fading away as prizes to be nabbed by political campaigns, the practice a victim of both the news industry's troubles and the era's bitter politics. Earlier this month, newspapers controlled by Alden Global Capital said they would no...

Cox First Media names industry veteran as its new publisher

Oct. 25, 2022 14:16 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A company that publishes three newspapers in Ohio has named a media industry veteran as its new publisher. Suzanne Klopfenstein will formally assume her new role with Cox First Media on Jan. 1, when current publisher Jana Collier retires. But the company said...

Adams Publishing buying 13-member Montana newspaper group

Oct. 25, 2022 12:01 PM EDT

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Adams Publishing Group, the Minnesota-based company that owns community newspapers in 19 states, is purchasing a 13-member Montana newspaper group, the companies announced. Adams Publishing CEO Mark Adams said Monday the purchase of Yellowstone Newspapers is...

Newsroom workers at Pittsburgh Post-Gazette go on strike

Oct. 19, 2022 12:01 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Newsroom workers at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette have gone on strike demanding that the company reinstate the terms of its previous contract and return to the bargaining table. The Newspaper Guild of Pittsburgh, which represents 101 workers, said its members began...

Editorial Roundup: Kentucky

Oct. 13, 2022 13:06 PM EDT

Ashland Daily Independent. October 8, 2022. Editorial: Do your part to stop domestic violence Our area is lucky to have many resources to help its residents when they are experiencing bad times. That includes when they are being abused. We wish there...

Editorial Roundup: Kentucky

Sep. 21, 2022 15:17 PM EDT

Frankort State Journal. September 20, 2022. Editorial: Needed: More conversations about addiction, mental health Our society can be contradictory at times. We celebrate when loved ones finish treatment cancer-free, but yet we don’t usually extend the same...

Idaho and Taiwan sign two-year wheat trade agreement

Sep. 19, 2022 15:56 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Monday signed a two-year agreement supporting Idaho wheat sales to Taiwan in a deal that officials say gives wheat producers a reliable buyer and Taiwan a dependable supplier. The Republican governor participated in the ceremonial...

Rhode Island Gov. McKee narrowly wins Democratic primary

Sep. 13, 2022 23:57 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Gov. Dan McKee eked out a victory in his Democratic primary on Tuesday, beating back strong challenges from a pair of opponents as he seeks his first full term in office. McKee, the former lieutenant governor who became the state’s chief...