|Jun 18, 2018||McClatchy New Ventures Lab Names Four Creators for Its Inaugural Storytellers-in-Residence Program|
|Untitled Document-- Creators Will Break New Ground with 3D Nonfiction Experiences on Mobile -- SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 18, 2018 – McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) announced today its inaugural class of Storytellers-in-Residence. The four creators will train at McClatchy New Ventures Lab and focus on 3D augmented reality experiences on mobile platforms. They will develop episodic content aimed at connecting with new audiences and study distribution and monetization models. The creators... |
|Jun 11, 2018||Tim Regan-Porter Named South Region Editor|
|Sacramento, Calif., June 11, 2018 -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) appointed Tim Regan-Porter to the new position of South Region Editor, overseeing the Ledger-Enquirer in Columbus, GA, The Telegraph in Macon, GA and the Sun Herald in Biloxi, MS. Tim will be based in Macon, GA, and start in the beginning of July. "Tim will bring to these three important newsrooms an innovative approach that I'm confident will help to strengthen our connections with our communities and deliver the kind of ... |
|Jun 05, 2018|| McClatchy Unveils Ambitious Editorial Initiatives for Midterm Election Coverage Targeted to Local Voters and Political Obsessives Nationwide|
|Untitled Document -- "The Influencer Series" Will Feature Exclusive Content from More Than 200 Leading State Voices and Crowdsource the Key Policy Issues Voters Want Candidates to Address in Four States ---- McClatchy and OZY Media Partner to Launch "Ground Game" Offering In-Depth Coverage of the 12 Bellwether House, Senate and Gubernatorial Races ---- Weekly Documentary Video Series "Beto" Goes Behind-the-Scenes in Heated Texas Senate Race on Faceb... |
|May 23, 2018||McClatchy Announces Final Results Of Debt Tender Offer At Par For 2022 Notes|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE American-MNI) announced today the final results of its offer to purchase for cash up to $13 million of its 9.0% Senior Secured Notes due in 2022 (the "9.0% Notes") pursuant to the terms and conditions of the Offer to Purchase dated April 25, 2018 (the "Offer"). Based on the results provided by the trustee of the 9.0% Notes, $0.5 million aggregate principal amount of the 9.0% Notes were tendered prior to the Offer's expi... |
|May 17, 2018||McClatchy Holds 2018 Annual Meeting Of Shareholders|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE American: MNI) shareholders today elected 12 directors to one-year terms and ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2018.
Shareholders elected Anjali Joshi, who has served as a board member since July of 2017, as a new Class A director and also re-elected Maria Thomas and Elizabeth Ballantine as Class A directors. Class B shareholder... |
|Apr 27, 2018||McClatchy Reports First Quarter 2018 Results|
|- Digital advertising revenues exceed print newspaper advertising revenues
- Digital-only subscribers up 32.8%; average monthly unique visitors up 13.1% from prior year
- Collaborates on Subscribe with Google initiative to expand digital subscription audience
- Debt reduced by $95 million to $710 million; first lien debt now at $345 million
- Announces agreement to issue new subordinated debt, which extends debt maturities
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatc... |
|Apr 25, 2018||McClatchy Announces $13 Million Debt Tender Offer At Par For 2022 Notes|
|Completed the Sale and Leaseback of Real Property in Columbia, South Carolina
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) announced that The State Media Company completed the sale of real property including The State building and surrounding land. Concurrent with the sale, McClatchy entered into a 15-year lease with the purchaser of the real property, which includes initial annual lease payments of approximately $1.6 million.
The sale resulted in $13... |
|Apr 24, 2018||McClatchy Rolls Out Subscribe with Google and #ReadLocal Campaign, Highlighting Independent Local Journalism|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The independent local journalism produced by McClatchy's 30 newsrooms across the country is now easier to access online with a new subscription tool developed in a collaboration with Google. Subscribe with Google offers a frictionless way to purchase a subscription to any and all of McClatchy's 30 local news sites. Subscribe with Google was announced last month and McClatchy began rolling it out today.
|Apr 23, 2018||Rebecca Poynter Named Publisher of the Idaho Statesman|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) announced today that Rebecca Poynter has been named publisher of the Idaho Statesman.
Poynter was most recently president Gannett mid-Michigan and led the Lansing State Journal, with additional oversight for Port Huron Times Herald, Battle Creek Enquirer, Livingston Daily Press & Argus and the Observer & Eccentric. A native of Kentucky, Rebecca was national/majors adver... |
|Apr 18, 2018||Rodney Mahone Promoted to President and Publisher of The Charlotte Observer and Four Local South Carolina News Sites|
|Ross McDuffie Promoted to Georgia General Manager and Advertising Vice President
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy today named Rodney Mahone as president and publisher of The Charlotte Observer, The State in Columbia, SC, The Herald, in Rock Hill, SC, The Island Packet and Beaufort Gazette in Hilton Head, SC, and also named Ross McDuffie as Georgia general manager and advertising vice president, based in Columbus. They will begin in their new roles at the beginning ... |
|Apr 16, 2018||McClatchy To Webcast First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) announced today that its first quarter earnings conference call will be accessible live to the media and general public via internet webcast and through listen-only, dial-in conference lines.
The conference call will be held on Friday, April 27, 2018, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on April 27th. The full text ... |
|Apr 09, 2018||McClatchy Announces 12 President's Awards For Journalism Excellence|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) today announced 12 President's Awards for journalists who held officials accountable, forced transparency into dark corners of government and told stories that connected with millions of readers around the U.S. in original, compelling and essential ways.
The Kansas City Star won a McClatchy President's Award for "Why So Secret, Kansas?" a series of stories that laid bare the... |
|Mar 20, 2018||McClatchy Names Peter Farr As Controller and Chief Accounting Officer|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE American: MNI) announced today Peter Farr will join the company as corporate controller and chief accounting officer on April 16, 2018.
Peter, 54, is currently the Northwest Accounting Policy Director for The Boeing Company in Seattle, WA, where he has spent the past ten years in increasingly senior leadership roles. He holds a Masters of Professional Accountancy from Montana State University and is a CPA, with pr... |
|Mar 15, 2018||Mike Fannin Named Regional Editor of McClatchy's Midwest Region|
|-- McClatchy Adds Washington State Newsrooms to its West Region Led by Lauren Gustus and Names Steve Coffman Editor of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram --
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) McClatchy today named Mike Fannin as Regional Editor for the Midwest Region. Fannin, currently Executive Editor and Vice President of The Kansas City Star, will continue to lead the The Kansas City Star and oversee three additional newsrooms including The Wichita ... |
|Feb 27, 2018||Kristin Roberts Named Regional Editor of McClatchy's East Region|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) today named Kristin Roberts Regional Editor of the company's East region. Roberts, currently Executive Editor of McClatchy's Washington Bureau, will oversee nine newsrooms.
She will begin her new role immediately.
"We are delighted to promote a dynamic and passionate McClatchy editor with a proven track record of innovation and digital transformation," said Tim Grieve, Vice Pr... |
|Feb 27, 2018||McClatchy to Present at J.P. Morgan Global Finance Conference and Reduces Debt|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American-MNI) said it will present the company's business strategies and outlook for 2018 at the J.P. Morgan Global High Yield & Leveraged Finance Conference in Miami, Florida at 11 a.m. Eastern today. Led by President and CEO Craig Forman and CFO Elaine Lintecum, the presentation will be available on the company's website (www.mcclatchy.com) shortly after it is delivered at the conference.
McClatchy also noted it has repur... |
|Feb 16, 2018||McClatchy Reports Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings|
|Record Growth in Digital Subscriptions and Continued Debt Reduction
- Increased digital-only subscribers to nearly 103,000, up 23.8%
- Grew average monthly unique visitors to 71 million, up 9.0%
- Reduced operating expenses 6.1% and adjusted operating expenses 4.0%
- Reduced 2017 net debt by $162.8 million to $705.6 million, leverage improved to 4.46X EBITDA
- Redeemed $75 million of 9% bonds in January 2018, reducing secured debt to $365 million
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 16, 20... |
|Feb 05, 2018||McClatchy To Webcast Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call|
|SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) announced today that its fourth quarter earnings conference call will be accessible live to the media and general public via internet webcast and through listen-only, dial-in conference lines.
The conference call will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on February 16th. The full t... |
|Jan 12, 2018||Robyn Tomlin and Lauren Gustus Named Regional Editors at McClatchy|
|-- New Regional Structure for News Announced --
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) today announced a new regional structure for news and named Robyn Tomlin and Lauren Gustus as Regional Editors. Tomlin, currently Managing Editor at The Dallas Morning News, will be based in Raleigh, North Carolina, and will be responsible for the seven McClatchy newsrooms in the Carolinas. Gustus, currently Executive Editor of McClatchy's Star-Telegram in Fort W... |
|Jan 04, 2018||Cars.com and McClatchy Accelerate Affiliate Market Transition|
|Agreement Brings Dealers in All McClatchy Markets into Cars.com's Direct Sales Channel
CHICAGO and SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cars.com Inc. (NYSE: CARS), a leading online automotive marketplace, and McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI), a news media company, today announced an agreement to convert the remaining 17 affiliate markets into the Cars.com direct sales channel prior to the October 2019 affiliate agreement expiration date. The agreement follows an earlier November 201... |