Reports: Layoffs Hit Patriot-News, Post-Standard in Shift to Fewer Print Days
Posted: 10/2/2012  |  By: Andrew Beaujon | Poynter
The Advance-owned Patriot-News laid off “about 70″ employees Monday, Stacy Brown reports for The (Carlisle, Pa.) Sentinel. Brown gets to that figure independently; Patriot-News publisher John Kirkpatrick tells him only, “Cuts were made in other areas related to the fact that the needs of the organization are different when you are printing three days a week, even if those papers look more like Sunday editions than daily editions.”