AAN News

Brian Clarey Laid Off as Editor of YES! Weekly

Clarey had been with YES! Weekly since its launch in 2005. (FULL STORY)
YES! Weekly  |  11-06-2013  12:15 pm  |  Industry News

Urban Tulsa Closesnew

Urban Tulsa Weekly has ceased publication after 22 years.
Tulsa World  |  11-05-2013  3:07 pm  |  Industry News

U-T San Diego Interested in Buying the San Diego Readernew

In the last two years, the U-T has acquired lifestyle website DiscoverSD and dailies North County Times and The Californian.
San Diego CityBeat  |  10-22-2013  10:30 am  |  Industry News

After a Serious Brain Injury, Former Voice Design Director Bob Newman Is On the Mendnew

In order to help out with Newman's medical bills, editor Andrew Losowsky and art director Jeremy Leslie have put together a project called My Favo(u)rite Magazine, a publication about "the power of print."
Village Voice  |  10-21-2013  2:00 pm  |  Industry News

For New York Times Reporter, the Low Roadnew

Missoula Independent writer Erika Fredrickson faces off against a petulant New York Times food writer.
Missoula Independent  |  10-18-2013  6:30 pm  |  Industry News

Survey: What's Working for Alt-Weeklies, and What Isn't?

John S. Knight Fellows Alexa Schirtzinger and Tran Ha have created a 3-minute survey to gauge how alt-weeklies are dealing with financial challenges, staffing decisions, and journalism's general upheaval. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  10-17-2013  11:00 am  |  Industry News

How C-Ville traveled the multimedia 'Road'new

A video conversation about pulling off a wonky "Snow Fall-lite" on a hyperlocal budget.
Columbia Journalism Review  |  10-16-2013  2:00 pm  |  Industry News

Las Vegas CityLife Names New Editornew

Boulder City Review editor Arnold M. Knightly replaces Scott Dickensheets.
Las Vegas CityLife  |  10-02-2013  11:45 am  |  Industry News

Seven Days: Still Doing It Rightnew

The Atlantic's James Fallows spends time in Burlington, Vt. and is impressed by the alt-weekly Seven Days.
The Atlantic  |  09-20-2013  11:25 am  |  Industry News

Arkansas Times Paywall Shows Early Signs of Successnew

Six weeks into its experiment with digital subscriptions, the Arkansas Times has signed up 600 subscribers worth an estimated $5,500 in monthly income.
Arkansas Times  |  09-13-2013  1:00 pm  |  Industry News

Black & White Publisher Chuck Geiss Passes Awaynew

The longtime owner and publisher of Birmingham's Black & White planned to re-launch the paper after suspending publication in January.
AL.com  |  09-12-2013  3:40 pm  |  Industry News

Creative Loafing Charlotte Publisher Wendy Goldstein Retiresnew

Goldstein came to Creative Loafing in 2010 from the Charlotte Observer.
Creative Loafing Charlotte  |  09-12-2013  3:05 pm  |  Industry News

Alt-Weeklies' Four-Letter Festivals: Movement Grows as Silicon Valley Launches C2SV

SXSW's success has spawned a movement that is now helping alternative weekly publishers replace traditional revenue sources and become major economic forces in their communities. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  09-10-2013  11:00 am  |  Industry News

Las Vegas CityLife Editor Scott Dickensheets to Depart

Dickensheets has been named the deputy editor of the monthly Desert Companion. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  09-10-2013  1:00 pm  |  Industry News

Two Former Alt-Weekly Editors Talk Shop on Radio Shownew

Former Santa Fe Reporter editor Julia Goldberg, now the host of the Julia Goldberg Morning Show, chats with outgoing editor Alexa Schirtzinger about her time as editor of the paper.
SantaFe.com  |  08-30-2013  2:40 pm  |  Industry News