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Sep 20, 2017McClatchy Announces $40 Million Debt Tender Offer At Par For 2022 Notes
McClatchy Repurchased $35.0 Million of 2022 Notes in September SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE American: MNI) ("McClatchy" or "the company") previously announced on September 7, 2017, that it had completed the sale of The Kansas City Star's office building and land and The Sacramento Bee building and surrounding land ("the property sales"). Together, the property sales resulted in gross proceeds of $56.75 million and approximately $44.8 million of after-tax ... 
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Sep 07, 2017McClatchy Announces Completion of Sacramento Sale-Leaseback and Kansas City Building Sale
McClatchy to List Shares on NYSE American McClatchy Announces Contract with Recruitology for Employment Classified Advertising Solutions SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE-MNI) ("McClatchy" or the "company") announced that in the last week it has completed the sale of The Kansas City Star's office building and land to 1729 Grand Boulevard, LLC, a 3D Development company, and The Sacramento Bee building and surrounding land in Sacramento, California... 
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Aug 29, 2017McClatchy Announces Final Results Of Debt Tender Offer At Par For 2022 Notes
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE-MNI) announced today the final results of its offer to purchase for cash up to $65 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 August 1, 2017 (the "Offer"). Based on the results provided by the trustee of the 9.0% Notes, $1.685 million aggregate principal amount of the 9.0% Notes were tendered prior to the Offer's expiration... 
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Aug 14, 2017McClatchy Marks Five Years Of Captivity For Journalist Austin Tice
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today McClatchy Co. (NYSE: MNI) unveiled a banner at its corporate headquarters, located at The Sacramento Bee offices, to honor independent journalist Austin Tice. He has been held captive for 1,827 days. For the summer of 2012, Austin traveled to Syria as a freelance journalist. He filed several stories for different media outlets, including McClatchy. August 13, 2012 is the last time Austin communicated with family or friends. He was travel... 
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Aug 10, 2017McClatchy Video Series 'Titletown, TX' featured in Facebook's Watch
The critically-acclaimed show from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and the McClatchy Video Lab showcases the intensity and pressure associated with big-time high school football in Texas FT. WORTH, Texas, Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today announced that Titletown, TX, the real-life, inside account of an elite Texas high school football team's journey for a sixth state championship in eight years, is being featured as part of Facebook's new Watch platform. Watch is a p... 
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Jul 31, 2017McClatchy Announces Closing Of CareerBuilder Sale And Debt Tender Offer At Par For 2022 Notes
SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE-MNI) announced that the sale of a majority of its interest in CareerBuilder, LLC ("CB") was completed today. Prior to the closing McClatchy received $7.3 million in cash distributions from CB and received $66.6 million in cash proceeds from the sale. McClatchy expects to reinvest $1.6 million of the proceeds and an approximately $2 million tax credit expected to be derived from the transaction into its business, and of... 
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Jul 21, 2017McClatchy Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grew digital-only subscribers to 91,000, or 13.8% from the first quarter of 2016 Reduced operating expenses 11.7% and adjusted operating expenses 4.6% Reduced principal debt by $15 million Grew digital-only advertising revenues 10.0% Grew average total unique visitors 14.6%, local unique visitors up 10.7% Entered into an agreement to sell a majority of our interest in CareerBuilder, expected after-tax proc... 
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Jul 17, 2017Sun Herald and 'Out Here in America' Podcast Host 'One Night Out'
Biloxi community screening of "The Freedom to Marry" to be followed by live-taping of LGBTQ-focused podcast SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) and the team behind the (Biloxi) Sun Herald's critically acclaimed podcast, Out Here in America, will host "One Night Out" at the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center in Ocean Springs, Miss. on Sunday, July 23. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. and includes a screening of the award-winning documentary "The Freedom to Marr... 
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Jul 12, 2017Kelly Mirt Promoted to Publisher, VP of Advertising for The Wichita Eagle
SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today named Kelly Mirt as publisher and vice president of advertising for The Wichita Eagle.  He will assume his new role July 31.  Mirt replaces Roy Heatherly, who retired in May.  Mirt previously served as the vice president of advertising for The Charlotte Observer, also owned by McClatchy. "Kelly's expertise in digital product line development and marketing is a tremendous asset during this transformative period acros... 
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Jul 11, 2017Anjali Joshi Named To McClatchy's Board Of Directors
SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today announced the appointment of Anjali Joshi to its board of directors, effective July 31, 2017.  Joshi is an accomplished technology executive and electrical engineer who has held important leadership roles in several high-growth companies.  Joshi is currently an eleven year veteran at Google, Inc. where she serves as Vice President for Product Management.  During her tenure at Google she has played important roles i... 
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Jul 10, 2017McClatchy To Webcast Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) announced today that its second 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, July 21, 2017, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on July 21st. The full text of the annou... 
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Jun 19, 2017McClatchy Announces Agreement To Sell A Majority Of Its 15% Ownership In CareerBuilder
SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) ("McClatchy" or "the company") announced that it has entered into an agreement along with other owners TEGNA Inc., the controlling shareholder owning 53% of CareerBuilder, LLC, and Tribune Media Company to sell CareerBuilder to an investor group led by investment funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management along with the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board. The transaction is expected to close in the third quart... 
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Jun 07, 2017Sean Burke Named Publisher Of The Fort Worth Star-Telegram
SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE:MNI) today named Sean Burke as president and publisher of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.  He will assume his new role June 12.  Burke replaces Gary Wortel, who was promoted to lead McClatchy's West Region in March and is now president and publisher of The Sacramento Bee. Burke previously served as president and publisher for Gatehouse Media New England. Burke, 54, has spent 30 years in the news industry in a variety of sales exe... 
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Jun 01, 2017McClatchy Announces Eight Awards For Excellence in Specialty And Community Publishing
SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today announced the winners of eight President's Awards in the specialty publications and community news division, an annual competition honoring the best content at McClatchy's non-daily publications. The winners include HCP Media, the Kansas City Star and the News & Observer of Raleigh, N.C., for beautiful, sophisticated lifestyle magazines. Also honored are reporters Kevin Manning of the Puyallup Herald in Washingto... 
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May 25, 2017TRU MEASURE ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH FOUR VALPAK FRANCHISES
Media Analytics and Technology Fuel Digital Advertising ResultsRALEIGH, N.C., May 25, 2017 – Advertising agencies are challenged daily to illustrate the return on investment (ROI) being made by each client's campaign. To address this challenge and complement its services, a Valpak franchise group has partnered with Tru Measure, a complete digital marketing services platform."Providing our sales team and customers with yet another tool to help better understand the performance of our products, th... 
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May 17, 2017McClatchy Holds 2017 Annual Meeting Of Shareholders
SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) shareholders today elected 10 directors to one-year terms, ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2017, approved, in a non-binding vote, the compensation of McClatchy's named executive officers and approved the shareholder advisory vote regarding compensation of the McClatchy named executive officers to occur every three years. Share... 
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May 04, 2017McClatchy Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 4, 2017  /PRNewswire/ -- Received two Pulitzer prizes: Explanatory Reporting and Editorial Cartooning Grew digital-only advertising revenues 11.7% Reduced operating expenses 6.1% and adjusted operating expenses 4.4% Grew average monthly unique visitors 27.5%, local unique visitors up 15.8% Grew revenue categories other than print newspaper advertising to 74.4% of total revenues McClatchy (NYSE-MNI) today reported a net loss in the fi... 
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Apr 20, 2017McClatchy To Webcast First Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: 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 Thursday, May 4, 2017, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on May 4th. The full text of the announ... 
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Apr 10, 2017McClatchy Awarded Two Pulitzer Prizes for Explanatory Journalism and Editorial Cartooning
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today announced the Miami Herald, McClatchy's Washington Bureau and McClatchy's Video Lab was awarded the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for its work on the Panama Papers, a joint project with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and other media organizations. Also honored, Miami Herald cartoonist Jim Morin for his portfolio of drawings primarily focused on American politics throughout a volatile and historic e... 
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Mar 31, 2017McClatchy Announces 11 President's Awards For Journalism Excellence, Digital Innovation and Public Service
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today announced 11 President's Awards for journalists who uncovered corruption in local government, held leaders and institutions accountable and told human stories in compelling and original ways. Reporters Beth Hundsdorfer and George Pawlaczyk of the Belleville News-Democrat won for the second straight year – this time for a series of stories that led to the conviction of one East St. ... 
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Mar 27, 2017McClatchy VP Christian Hendricks, 54, to retire
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) announced today Christian A. Hendricks, vice president for strategic initiatives, plans to retire from the company on November 30, 2017 after 25 years of service. "Chris is a valued and respected leader at McClatchy and in the digital media industry," said Craig Forman, McClatchy president and CEO. "Chris has played an integral role in helping McClatchy transform into the digital media company it is today. We wish him a... 
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Mar 17, 2017McClatchy Names Four Publishers to Regional Posts
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today announced the promotion of four of its publishers to newly created regional positions supervising its 30 local media companies. Alexandra Villoch, president and publisher of the Miami Herald Media Company, will lead the East Region. Sara Glines, president and publisher of The News & Observer in Raleigh, N.C., will oversee the Carolinas Region. Tony Berg, president and publishe... 
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Feb 27, 2017McClatchy Discusses Strategies And 2017 Outlook At J.P. Morgan Global High Yield And Leveraged Finance Conference
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE-MNI) said it will provide an update on the company's strategies and outlook for 2017 in a presentation at the J.P. Morgan Global High Yield & Leveraged Finance Conference in Miami, Florida tomorrow, Feb 28, 2017, at 10:20 a.m. Eastern, 7:20 a.m. Pacific time. The company's slide presentation will be available on its website, www.mcclatchy.com, shortly after the completion of the conference. Craig Forman, McClatchy's pr... 
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Feb 23, 2017McClatchy to Launch Video Storytelling Incubator
Video Lab West, McClatchy's new effort in the creation and consumption of digital video, is planning to arrive in the Historic Sacramento train depot, along with leading tech partners SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 23, 2017  /PRNewswire/ -- Today McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) announced a bold step in evolving the future of video storytelling as it lays the groundwork for opening Video Lab West at the historic Sacramento Valley Train Station. This 10,000-square-foot digital video facility and incubator spac... 
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Feb 21, 2017McClatchy To Present At J.P. Morgan Conference
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE-MNI) will review its business and strategies in a presentation at the J.P. Morgan Global High Yield & Leveraged Finance Conference in Miami, Florida on Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at 10:20 a.m. Eastern, 7:20 a.m. Pacific time. The company's presentation reviewed during the conference will be made available on its website, www.mcclatchy.com, shortly after 11:00 a.m. Eastern 8:00 a.m. Pacific time, on February 28, 2017. ... 
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Feb 09, 2017McClatchy Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Results
- Grew digital-only advertising revenues 11.0% in Q4 and a record 14.8% for the full year - Reduced operating expenses 6.8% and adjusted operating expenses 5.9% - Grew average monthly unique visitors 22.3%, local unique visitors up 13.2% - Received dividend distribution of $6.0 million from CareerBuilder in December 2016 - Reduced debt by $32.8 million in the fourth quarter and by $63.6 million for the full year 2016 - Closed on the sale of the Sacramento Bee covered garage in Dec... 
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Jan 25, 2017McClatchy Names Craig I. Forman To Succeed Patrick J. Talamantes As President And CEO Of McClatchy
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/-- McClatchy (NYSE-MNI) announced today that Craig I. Forman, a current member of McClatchy's Board of Directors, has succeeded Patrick J. Talamantes as the company's president and chief executive officer. Forman, 55, is a private investor and entrepreneur with a strong track record in both digital technology and journalism. He has served as the executive chairman of Where.com Inc. and Appia Inc. and previously held executive roles with Yahoo!, T... 
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Jan 25, 2017McClatchy To Webcast Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: 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 Thursday, February 9, 2017, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on February 9th. The full text of ... 
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Jan 11, 2017McClatchy Announces Agreements To Sell And Lease Back Real Property In Sacramento, California And Columbia, South Carolina
Amended Bank Credit Agreement Relaxing Requirements for Use of Proceeds from Sale-Leasebacks of Properties SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) ("McClatchy" or "the company") announced that it has entered into separate agreements to sell and lease back real property owned by The Sacramento Bee in Sacramento, California and The State Media Company in Columbia, South Carolina for total gross proceeds of $67.8 million. The Sacramento Bee entered into a tran... 
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