Anchorage Press to suspend print product; website, social media to remain active


Representatives of Wick Communications, owner of the Anchorage Press, have announced that they will be suspending the print edition of the publication and, unfortunately, having to lay off hard working staff. The website,, will continue to be active and an avenue to promote local events and activities as well as popular features like the recently completed Press Picks.

Additionally, The Arctic Warrior and Chugach Times, both weekly news products distributed in the Anchorage and Mat-Su Valley areas, will also suspend publication.

Francis Wick, CEO of Wick Communications, expressed his appreciation for community and advertiser support of the publications and the history that the Anchorage Press has in Anchorage and surrounding areas. “It’s never easy to come to this decision and I am disheartened for the staff impacted and those with many years of past relationships with the physical product.”

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