AAN News

Longtime San Francisco Bay Guardian Editor Tim Redmond Departs

Redmond disagreed with ownership over the future direction of the paper, which included cuts in editorial staff. (FULL STORY)
SFBG  |  06-17-2013  4:50 pm  |  Industry News

Dig Boston Investigation Exposes Somerville Officialsnew

The investigation of officials in Somerville, Mass. was originally scheduled to run in the Boston Phoenix the week of March 28 – two weeks after it closed.
Dig Boston  |  06-17-2013  4:30 pm  |  Industry News

Media Oxpecker: June 14, 2013

The state of nonprofit journalism; why it's important for editorial to understand the business side; and revisiting the role of "dark social" in driving traffic. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-14-2013  12:30 pm  |  Media Roundup

Your Miami Questions Answered

Find out where to eat, drink, and get your cheap thrills in Miami during the AAN Convention. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-12-2013  11:30 am  |  Conference News

Media Oxpecker: June 7, 2013

Rounding up media news you may have missed this week. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-07-2013  11:45 am  |  Media Roundup

San Diego CityBeat Announces Staff Changesnew

Editor David Rolland announced that San Diego CityBeat will have a new music editor, film critic, and news writer.
San Diego CityBeat  |  06-05-2013  3:10 pm  |  Industry News

Media Oxpecker: May 31, 2013

The gap between where eyeballs are (mobile) and where ad dollars are going (print); the New York Times puts sponsored content into its city guide app; and BuzzFeed plans to make viral hits out of CNN's video content. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  05-31-2013  1:00 pm  |  Media Roundup

Alt-Weeklies in Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah Win Regional SPJ Awards

Boulder Weekly, Colorado Springs Independent, Salt Lake City Weekly, and the Santa Fe Reporter picked up awards in the Top of the Rockies contest. (FULL STORY)
SPJ  |  05-29-2013  3:30 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

Longtime Chico News & Review Editor Robert Speer Retiresnew

Speer co-founded Chico News & Review in 1977 and has served the paper in various capacities for over 30 years.
News & Review  |  05-28-2013  3:40 pm  |  Industry News

AAN Releases 'Best Alternative Longform Journalism' eBook

'Best Alternative Longform Journalism' features the longform winners of AAN's annual journalism contest and is available exclusively through Longform.org. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  05-24-2013  11:30 am  |  Association News

Media Oxpecker: May 24, 2013

Quick links for the holiday weekend. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  05-24-2013  6:15 pm  |  Media Roundup

Northwest Alt-Weeklies Pick Up SPJ Awards

Missoula Independent, Pacific Northwest Inlander, Seattle Weekly, and Willamette Week were winners in the 2012 Society of Professional Journalists Northwest Excellence in Journalism awards contest. (FULL STORY)
SPJ NW  |  05-24-2013  4:50 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

Creative Loafing Charlotte Editor Mark Kemp Steps Downnew

Managing editor Kim Lawson will take over as editor-in-chief.
Creative Loafing Charlotte  |  05-23-2013  3:57 pm  |  Industry News

Announcing the 2013 AAN Awards Finalists

The 2013 AAN Awards finalists represent the most outstanding works of journalism to appear in alternative publications across the U.S. and Canada. The winners will be announced during a reception on July 13 at the AAN Annual Convention in Miami. (FULL STORY)
2013 AAN Awards  |  05-22-2013  3:00 pm  |  Association News

Gambit Helps Raise Funds for Victims of Mother's Day Shootingnew

Nineteen people were wounded in the shooting on May 12, including Gambit contributor Deborah Cotton. A benefit concert featuring local bands will be held on Thursday, May 23.
Gambit  |  05-20-2013  3:19 pm  |  Industry News