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April 16, 2021

  • Cantwell declares local news is critical infrastructure — urges congressional support
  • Join senior-level newspaper executives for confidential discussions at Executive Voices
  • 'We can do this,' local newspapers tell Health and Human Services
  • AP to cover U.S. water issues with Walton Family Foundation grant
  • Subscribers are invited to get to know newspaper's managing editor at virtual event
  • Find inspiration and money-making ideas (free webinar: April 28)
  • Industry people (Mark Walker, John Montuori)
  • Next month: Join us for Spring Conference — From PIVOT to PROFIT
  • Following PIVOT, family owners are encouraged to add on Family Owners meeting for just $50
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

April 13, 2021

  • AJC unifies all products under single brand; campaign highlights work of its journalists
  • Gannett's Mizell Stewart and LaToya Johnson to share strategies for growing diverse workforce
  • Industry people (Jill Hunt, Marlon Walker, Christy Johnson, Courtnay Kim)
  • Next month: Join us for Spring Conference — From PIVOT to PROFIT
  • Following PIVOT, family owners are encouraged to add on Family Owners meeting for just $50
  • Engagement isn't just clicks and likes (two-part webinar begins Thursday)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

April 9, 2021

  • Gannett's Mizell Stewart and LaToya Johnson to share strategies for growing diverse workforce
  • Protect public notices in newspapers; download these print and digital ads
  • The Post and Courier's parent to split into 3 separate companies
  • Nearly 75 years after it was built, newspaper's downtown building is for sale
  • Next month: Join us for Spring Conference — From PIVOT to PROFIT
  • Following PIVOT, family owners are encouraged to add on Family Owners meeting for just $50
  • Engagement isn't just clicks and likes (two-part webinar)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

April 6, 2021

  • Register for Day 2 of the Workforce Management Academy — FREE for members!
  • Industry people (Dan Slep, Ed Kruger, John Kridelbaugh, Eugene Jackson)
  • Next month: Join us for Spring Conference — From PIVOT to PROFIT
  • Following PIVOT, family owners are encouraged to add on Family Owners meeting for just $50
  • Industry leaders offer their post-COVID predictions
  • Les High launches nonprofit to support regional newsgathering
  • Chip, Joanna Gaines buying Waco Tribune-Herald building for new Magnolia headquarters
  • End of an era: Opelika-Auburn News now printed in Montgomery
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

April 2, 2021

  • The Sacramento Bee got this story wrong for more than 100 years. This is the plan to change that
  • E&P's 25 Under 35: The next generation of news professionals
  • Supreme Court reinstates FCC media-ownership reforms, overturns lower court decision blocking repeal of ownership restrictions
  • 2 Florida businessmen may try to buy Orlando Sentinel to head off hedge fund
  • Welcome to our newest member (American Hometown Media)
  • Every session at Spring PIVOT Conference will have interactive / participatory component; register to be part of this key event
  • Family Owners & Next Generation Leadership Conference set for May 13, following PIVOT
  • Learn from our members: Your Solutions Partners
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 30, 2021

  • Will you be joining us in person in October?
  • How to work in the rain: Leadership in times of change
  • Daily Herald executive dies rescuing children
  • Industry People (Rob Walters, Ken Romano)
  • Registration opens for Family Owners & Next Generation Leadership Conference
  • North Carolina publishers back bill that would open state, local government personnel records
  • State Journal-Register redesigns print publication to better showcase its content
  • Daily Telegram buildings in downtown Adrian, Michigan, for sale
  • Provider owned by WEHCO Media to boost internet service in Arkansas communities
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 26, 2021

  • Registration has begun for Spring Conference
  • Take our survey about in-person meetings! Will you be there?
  • Industry People (Bill Albrecht, Mahendra Durai, Sid Schwartz)
  • Welcome to our two newest members (Sedalia Democrat, Stacker)
  • USA TODAY launches 'Women of the Year' franchise, featuring interview with VP Kamala Harris
  • Registration opens for Family Owners & Next Generation Leadership Conference
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 23, 2021

  • Senate Judiciary Committee in Florida approves legislation that would harm public notice in the state
  • Publisher letting people buy stock to fund digital switch!
  • Shaw Media creates digital news network for Northern Illinois
  • New news website coming to New Bedford, Massachusetts, to offer in-depth focus on important issues; will not accept ads
  • This Thursday: Free newspaper management program for America's Newspapers members
  • Don't miss out on these ad sales benefits!
  • Industry People (Richard Clark, Paul Bascobert)
  • Newspaper in Independence, Missouri, has new home
  • Two professional development webinars for your advertising, newsroom staffs (Programmatic Advertising AND Automated Podcasting with Audio Articles)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 19, 2021

  • Next Thursday: Join us for Day 1 of three-part series focused on workforce management
  • Industry People (Dan Chalk, Deborah Lucy)
  • America's Newspapers and Borrell Associates launch newspaper advertiser research project
  • Sunshine Week: Holding government officials accountable to the people who employ them
  • Legislators examine proposed sale of Courant parent Tribune Publishing to Alden Capital
  • Next Week: Two professional development webinars for your advertising, newsroom staffs (Programmatic Advertising AND Automated Podcasting with Audio Articles)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 16, 2021

  • America's Newspapers and Borrell Associates launch newspaper advertiser research project
  • Gordon Borrell is (finally) bullish on newspapers
  • Next Thursday: Join us for Day 1 of three-part series focused on workforce management
  • News about Industry People (Bill Albrecht, Michael Shearer, Matthew Wolfe)
  • Walter Hussman Jr. announces gigabit service coming to Hot Springs, Arkansas
  • Two professional development webinars next week for your advertising, newsroom staffs (Programmatic Advertising AND Automated Podcasting with Audio Articles)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 12, 2021

  • Florida paper editorializes against proposed legislation to change public notice requirements
  • News about Industry People (Paul Smith, Patrick O'Shea)
  • Sales Managers: Your participation is needed in new advertising effectiveness research study
  • Dallas Morning News parent company seeks name change to 'embrace social justice movement'
  • IFJ's annual report on killings of journalists and media staff puts death toll at 65 in 2020
  • Programmatic Advertising: How it can be used and how you can compete with it
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 9, 2021

  • Webinar: Google Litigation — What it means for newspapers and should you sign on?
  • Webinar: Upcoming legislation that directly impacts newspapers and our advocacy efforts
  • Industry Appointment (Sean O'Brien)
  • Your participation is needed in new advertising effectiveness research study
  • Welcome to three new members (The Savannah Reporter, DataJoe, Jones and Kolb)
  • Gannett to sell ads on Snapchat to local businesses in digital marketing collaboration
  • Celebrate Sunshine Week: March 14-20
  • AP becomes exclusive worldwide distributor of USTA's US Open, select professional tennis images
  • Naviga Inc. expands its global reach through acquisition of Miles 33
  • BlueVenn to join Upland Software
  • Family and Independent Owners Conference to address common challenges, opportunities
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 5, 2021

  • Next week's webinars: How the Google lawsuits and our advocacy efforts will affect your paper
  • Industry Appointments (John Torres, Pam James)
  • APG Media of Southern Minnesota to publish regional business magazine
  • Hunter Publishing of Madison, South Dakota, joins Wick Communications
  • Family and Independent Owners Conference to address common challenges, opportunities
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Calendar of Events

March 2, 2021

  • Thursday: Get in on the beginning of Borrell's newspaper research project with America's Newspapers
  • Free webinar on Wednesday examines subscription trends in 2021
  • Thomas Jefferson would cringe at the destruction of local media (opinion column)
  • Campaign launched to Protect Our Press
  • Industry Appointments (Mike Boyd, Ryan Boland, David Adlerstein, Anna Jo Bratton)
  • Family and Independent Owners Conference to address common challenges, opportunities
  • 10 News Publishers That Do It Right
  • Ad: Media Job Board

February 26, 2021

  • Two DON'T MISS webinars next week: Subscription Trends AND Advertising Revenue Forecast
  • Family and Independent Owners Conference to address common challenges, opportunities
  • Industry Appointments (Clay Carsner, Eric Mayberry, Sam Worthington)
  • Save these dates in May and October (Spring PIVOT and Annual Meeting)
  • Who cares about public notices? You should. (reprint our editorial and editorial cartoon)
  • Improving negotiation skills to fight inequality in newsrooms
  • Ad: Media Job Board

February 23, 2021

  • March 9-11: PIVOT 2021 to have interactive, participatory components at every session
  • Solutions Partners recognized on PIVOT 2021 conference page; only a few premium opportunities remain available
  • Family and Independent Owners: Add the Family Owners meeting on Friday following PIVOT 2021
  • Leverage the trends that are emerging with subscriptions — to your newspaper's benefit
  • Industry Appointments (Mary Irby-Jones, Matthew Sauer)
  • Scammers target Adams Publishing Group newspapers
  • Ad: Media Job Board

February 19, 2021

  • Don't miss the opportunity to find new revenue at next week's Revenue Academy
  • In case you missed it: See how you can measure subscriber engagement levels and grow revenue
  • Lee launches Feast and Field, new food-focused digital magazine
  • Former publisher Jennifer Allen to purchase Hot Springs Village Voice
  • News and opinion from around the country
  • Leverage the trends that are emerging with subscriptions — to your newspaper's benefit
  • Ad: Media Job Board

February 16, 2021

  • Gannett and McClatchy collaborate to offer local reach for national advertisers
  • 'Our Family's Rock' for 125 years; Wilson Times marks milestone
  • Coming Thursday from NPR — Embedded with The Capital Gazette
  • Increase your newspaper's revenue and audience through the power of branded content
  • Leverage the trends that are emerging with subscriptions — to your newspaper's benefit
  • Industry appointment (Kat Duncan)
  • Ad: Media Job Board

February 12, 2021

  • Revenue Academy will help you identify actionable strategies that will deliver results
  • Tuesday webinar: Learn what's driving subscriber engagement and how you can grow reader revenue
  • Find resources for your newspaper in the Solutions Newsletter launched this week
  • PassItOn weekly newspaper stories are available free for reprint
  • Leverage the trends that are emerging with subscriptions — to your newspaper's benefit
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Industry appointments (Daisy Veerasingham, Justin Myers, Bryan Stevens)

February 9, 2021

  • 2-day Revenue Academy will help newspaper executives identify revenue ideas that can be implemented in their markets
  • Coming tomorrow: New newsletter featuring solutions to help your business
  • Free webinar: Improve subscriber engagement
  • Industry appointments (Kristen Go, Penny Abernathy)
  • Upcoming webinars:
    • Why is Everyone Talking About Email?
    • 7 Subscription Trends and 7 Ways to Leverage Them in 2021
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Paxton Media Group acquires North Vernon (Ind.) Plain Dealer & Sun

February 5, 2021

  • Industry appointment (Leon Tucker)
  • America's Newspapers welcomes new members (The Laker/Lutz News, Baldwin Bulletin, Moose Lake Star Gazette, Hinckley News, Pine County Courier, Column)
  • How are you measuring subscriber engagement? Free webinar
  • North Carolina bill could remove public notices from newspapers in 14 counties
  • Reid Newspapers acquires Oklahoma newspapers from Gannett
  • Neves Media Publishing acquires four weekly papers in Florida
  • Reinforcing inclusion and supporting equity
  • APG-Ohio partners with career center to launch sports journalism program for high school students
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Upcoming webinar: Why is Everyone Talking About Email?

February 2, 2021

  • Free webinar to help you engage subscribers
  • Industry appointments (George Ferguson, Sam Hall)
  • Upcoming webinar: Why is Everyone Talking About Email?
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • The Philadelphia Inquirer removes comments on most of Inquirer.com
  • Will Super Bowl advertising ever be the same?
  • How The Washington Post's new Instagram editor will try to boost its subscription business
  • Courier-Tribune building, property goes on sale in Asheboro

January 29, 2021

  • HD Media files first of its kind antitrust lawsuit against Google and Facebook
  • Industry appointments (Matthew Tranquill, Bill Masterson, Jonathan Stefonek)
  • Webinar offers details about new program to help you grow revenue, improve retention, make smarter decisions (Medill Subscriber Engagement Index)
  • America's Newspapers welcomes new members (Selma Sun, Montgomery County News)
  • Upcoming webinar: Why is Everyone Talking About Email?
  • Archived webinar: What can data analyzed through GIS do for your paper?
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • New Jersey Hills Media Group to transition to non-profit status
  • USA TODAY launches 33rd Ad Meter competition
  • Newspaper Association Managers launches nationwide public notice website

January 26, 2021

  • America's Newspapers partners with Medill and Mather on Subscriber Engagement Index project
  • Last chance to register for tomorrow's webinar: You Can Grow Revenue and Audience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Boston Globe launches 'Fresh Start' initiative: People can apply to have past coverage about them revisited
  • Black football star's mysterious death in Deep South examined in new podcast series
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Frederick News-Post names news editor
  • Idaho Statesman names Chadd Cripe interim editor, begins search for new newsroom leader

January 22, 2021

  • New benchmarks in the COVID-19 era
  • Wednesday's webinar (free for members): You Can Grow Revenue and Audience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Massachusetts papers name new publisher
  • Todd Colling to manage Wisconsin papers in Marinette, Antigo
  • The Providence Journal names new executive editor
  • The Seattle Times appoints Free Press editor
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • DOL ruling allows for reporters, photographers to be treated as salaried employees
  • Congresswoman invites Spokesman-Review editor to attend inauguration
  • Predicting 2021: Thoughts from 8 industry associations, including America's Newspapers
  • Upland Software acquires Second Street
  • MediaPost column calls on Supreme Court to allow cross-ownership of local newspapers, broadcasters

January 19, 2021

  • Media organizations need to watch these 5 industries that dominated advertising in 2020
  • Upcoming webinars for the newsroom and advertising / audience development executives:
    • 10 Ways for Newsrooms to Get the Most Out of Their Digital Products
    • You Can Grow Revenue and Audience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal launches new, weekday video news program
  • VMG publications roll out membership campaign
  • Viewpoints and photos: MLK Day and the eve of the presidential inauguration
  • Ad: Media Job Board

January 15, 2021

  • From Poynter: A note to editors and reporters in advance of potential violence this weekend
  • Pat Dorsey joins America's Newspapers board of directors
  • Upcoming webinars for the newsroom and advertising / audience development executives:
    • 10 Ways for Newsrooms to Get the Most Out of Their Digital Products
    • You Can Grow Revenue and Audience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • In case you missed it: webinar key takeaways
  • Industry appointments (Kevin Warren, Jim Gouvellis)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • AP photographer Nick Ut receives National Medal of Arts
  • Brechner Freedom of Information Award now open for entries

January 12, 2021

  • UPDATE: Newspaper carriers will not be affected by Final Rule announced last week regarding independent contractors
  • Thursday: Join fellow market leaders for frank discussion about urgent industry topics
  • Free webinars on Wednesday and Thursday:
    • What Newspapers Can Expect from the Biden-Harris Administration
    • Covering Science
  • Reprint our Editorial and Editorial Cartoon (Google)
  • Industry appointments (Alan Davis, John Bridges, Manny Garcia, Justin Little, Donnie Fetter, Joe Tranquill)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Seyfarth Shaw publishes state COVID-19 vaccination plan map
  • Fenice Community Media announces sale of three newspapers to Granite Publications
  • Measuring progress on inclusivity

January 8, 2021

  • Department of Labor issues Final Rule on independent contractor status
  • Newspapers speak out against scenes of violence in the nation's Capitol
  • Industry appointments (Colleen McCain Nelson, Ray Rivera)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • Tampa Bay Times will move printing to Gannett plant in Lakeland
  • The Courier Journal will be printed remotely with the closing of its downtown presses
  • Jan. 31 is deadline for Collier Prize entries

January 5, 2021

  • Invoices for dues are being emailed soon
  • PPP guidance offered for previously ineligible newspapers, plus second-time borrowers
  • America's Newspapers seeks nominations to board
  • Join us next week for confidential discussions about urgent industry topics: Executive Voices, Jan. 14
  • Webinars: 2020 U.S. Elections AND Covering Science
  • Industry appointment (Chris Reen)
  • Ad: Media Job Board
  • The Post and Courier announces press purchase
  • 131-year-old Centralia Chronicle sold to local owners
  • NEXTpittsburgh has been acquired
  • Bertie Ledger-Advance launches first website
  • Government Executive Media Group acquires City & State New York

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