AAN News

L.A. Weekly Names Mara Shalhoup Editornew

Mara Shalhoup will take the helm at L.A. Weekly after four years as editor-in-chief of the Chicago Reader.
L.A. Weekly  |  01-20-2015  5:30 pm  |  Industry News

SF Weekly Names Mark Kemp as Editornew

Mark Kemp has previously served as editor-in-chief of Creative Loafing Charlotte.
SF Examiner  |  01-20-2015  12:20 pm  |  Industry News

Colorado Springs Independent Editor Kirk Woundy to Step Downnew

Kirk Woundy has occupied the position since September 2012, and plans to continue doing so until a new editor is identified.
Colorado Springs Independent  |  01-12-2015  3:00 pm  |  Industry News

'More Alt Than Ever': Alt-Weeklies 2014 Year in Review

AAN editors and reporters share the stories they are most proud of from the past year. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  12-23-2014  1:30 pm  |  Industry News

New Times Founders Endow Chair to Improve Coverage of Latino Communitiesnew

Mike Lacey and Jim Larkin are giving $2 million to establish a Chair in Borderlands Issues at Arizona State University.
Arizona State University  |  12-18-2014  11:00 am  |  Industry News

Former Bay Guardian Staff Raising Funds for Final Issue

Project aims to create a final commemorative edition and preserve public access to print and online archives. (FULL STORY)
SFBG  |  11-20-2014  2:00 pm  |  Industry News

Coachella Valley Independent Launches Crowdfunding Campaignnew

Editor/Publisher Jimmy Boegle asks community for help in expanding news coverage and strengthening distribution.
Indiegogo  |  11-20-2014  11:55 am  |  Industry News

Phoenix Media/Communications Group Sells Portland Phoenixnew

The Maine alt-weekly was sold to Portland News Club LLC, which publishes the Portland Daily Sun.
Mainebiz  |  11-13-2014  4:30 pm  |  Industry News

Tom Cotton Campaign Bars Arkansas Times Editor From Press Callnew

Arkansas Times Senior Editor Max Brantley said he was surprised that he was on the campaign's press list in the first place.
Talking Points Memo  |  11-11-2014  11:30 am  |  Industry News

East Bay Express to Readers: We're Doing Just Fine, Thank Younew

In a letter to readers, East Bay Express president Jay Youngdahl says "our publication is currently healthier than it has been for more than a decade."
East Bay Express  |  10-22-2014  3:30 pm  |  Industry News

YES! Weekly Names New Editornew

Veteran alt-weekly contributor Britt Chester was named editor of YES! Weekly this week.
YES! Weekly  |  10-21-2014  9:30 am  |  Industry News

Bay Guardian Staff Attempting to Purchase Newspapernew

Staffers with the now defunct San Francisco Bay Guardian are attempting to buy back the newspaper from the San Francisco Media Co.
SF Weekly  |  10-20-2014  1:00 pm  |  Industry News

Providence Phoenix Publishes Farewell Issuenew

An avalanche of remembrances, tributes, tall tales, and trivia from the staff of the Providence Phoenix.
Providence Phoenix  |  10-16-2014  5:00 pm  |  Industry News

E.W. Scripps Co. Folds Metro Pulse in Knoxvillenew

Metro Pulse began publishing in 1991 and was acquired by Scripps subsidiary Knoxville News Sentinel Media Group in 2007.
Knoxville News Sentinel  |  10-15-2014  2:22 pm  |  Industry News