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Dec 21, 2016McClatchy acquires The (Durham, NC) Herald-Sun from Paxton Media Group
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE:MNI) today announced it has acquired the assets and operations of The (Durham, NC) Herald-Sun, including related digital assets, from the Paducah, Kentucky-based Paxton Media Group, which has owned the publication since 2004. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. "The Herald-Sun and its predecessor publications have been serving Durham since 1889," Paxton Media Group's president and CEO David Paxton said.  "We believe this tran... 
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Oct 20, 2016McClatchy Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results
- Digital-only advertising revenues grew 15.2% - Operating expenses declined 4% and adjusted operating expenses declined 5.2% - Average monthly unique visitors grew 43.3%, local unique visitors up 15.6% - Launched excelerate™, a new enterprise wide digital marketing agency - Revenue categories other than print newspaper advertising grew to 72% of total revenues SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE-MNI) today reported a net loss in the third quarter of ... 
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Oct 07, 2016McClatchy To Webcast Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) announced today that its third 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, October 20, 2016, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on October 20th. The full text of th... 
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Sep 29, 2016McClatchy Names Andrew Pergam Vice President of Video and New Ventures
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today named Andrew Pergam Vice President, Video and New Ventures.  In this newly created role, Pergam will continue to lead The Video Lab, McClatchy's award-winning video operation, while spearheading the company's corporate development efforts and the management of its venture investment portfolio. Pergam will report to McClatchy's President and CEO, Pat Talamantes. "Andy has done a tremendous job of building our dig... 
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Sep 13, 2016Sara Glines Named Publisher of The News & Observer in Raleigh, NC
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today named Sara Glines president and publisher of The News & Observer in Raleigh, North Carolina. She will assume her new role September 26, 2016. Glines previously served as president of the Atlantic Group for the Gannett Co., overseeing eight daily news organizations and additional non-dailies. "Sara has deep experience with digital media, raising the digital acumen of her sales teams, improving the digital orient... 
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Aug 30, 2016McClatchy's new digital agency drives success for local and regional advertisers
Excelerate combines research, digital services and media for clients SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) announced today the launch of excelerate (exceleratedigital.com), a full-service digital agency designed to offer local and regional advertising clients marketing solutions that drive results. Excelerate uses data-driven principles to design customized digital marketing plans for businesses, then tracks and measures success every step of the way.... 
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Aug 17, 2016Original Video Series Follows Texas Team on Quest for Sixth State Title in Eight Years
Go beyond the Friday night lights and see how tiny Aledo has become TitleTown, TX FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Everything is bigger in Texas, especially high school football. And no place embodies the state's Friday Night Lights mythology more at this moment than Aledo, a small town 25 miles west of Fort Worth where the mighty Bearcats have won five state titles in seven years. Aledo has been so dominant, its coach was once accused of "bullying" after beating an oppon... 
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Aug 01, 2016McClatchy Names Tim Grieve VP of News; Appoints Anders Gyllenhaal to Senior Editor and Director, Leadership and Development
/PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) announced today that veteran digital journalist Tim Grieve will succeed Anders Gyllenhaal as vice president of news this fall.Grieve, who started his journalism career as a reporter at The Sacramento Bee, returned to McClatchy last year to lead the company's digital readership efforts. A graduate of Stanford University and the Georgetown University Law Center, Grieve, 52, was previously editor-in-chief of National Journal and served in multiple leadersh... 
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Aug 01, 2016McClatchy Names New Member To Board Of Directors
/PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today announced the appointment of Maria Thomas to its board of directors, effective August 15, 2016.  Thomas replaces Kathleen Foley Feldstein, a long-standing member of the board, who retired at McClatchy's annual meeting on May 18, 2016.Thomas was an early product leader at Amazon.com and has been building innovative digital business models and lasting consumer brands ever since.  She spent seven years leading NPR Digital and most recently ... 
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Jul 21, 2016McClatchy Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
 - Digital-only advertising revenues grew 16.1% - Revenue categories other than print newspaper advertising grew to more than 70% of total revenues - Free cash flow for trailing 12-months period ended Q2 2016 improved to $63.4 million - Cash expenses declined 8.1% - Average monthly unique visitors grew 31.1% - Completed the 1-for-10 reverse stock split as of June 7, 2016 - Repurchased 234 thousand shares of Class A Common stock  ... 
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Jul 07, 2016McClatchy To Webcast Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call
/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 Thursday, July 21, 2016, 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 announcement and the financial... 
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Jun 21, 2016Wichita Eagle headquarters sold to local developers
SACRAMENTO, June 21, 2016 -- The Wichita Eagle has been proudly serving the community since Col. Marshall Murdock founded it in 1872. Today, its headquarters, located at 825 E. Douglas, are being sold to a group of local investors, including Brandon Steven, David Burk and Dave Wells.The sale remains subject to customary due diligence review, but rest assured that we will remain in the community. The terms of the sale are not being released.As we continue to evolve as a multi-media provider of ne... 
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Jun 07, 2016McClatchy Announces Completion Of Reverse Stock Split
SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (McClatchy) (NYSE: MNI) today announced the completion of its 1-for-10 reverse stock split of its Class A and Class B common stock as of 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time today. As of the open of the market today, shares of McClatchy Class A common stock will begin trading on a split-adjusted basis on the New York Stock Exchange under its unchanged symbol "MNI". The Class A shares will trade under a new CUSIP number (579489303). McClatc... 
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May 19, 20162016: Address to Shareholders
The following presentation includes forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ. Those risks and uncertainties include national and local economic conditions and competition, each of which could impact our advertising and circulation revenue and volumes; our ability to realize cost savings from our restructuring initiatives; and increases in newsprint prices. They also include other risks detailed from time to time in the compa... 
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May 18, 2016McClatchy Holds 2016 Annual Meeting Of Shareholders
Board Approves 1 for 10 Reverse Stock Split and Expansion of Stock Repurchase AuthorizationSACRAMENTO, Calif., May 18, 2016 /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 2016, and approved the adoption of an Amended and Restated Certification of Incorporation allowing for a reverse stock split of the company's outs... 
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May 03, 2016John Hoeft Joins Tru Measure as General Manager
SACRAMENTO, May 3, 2016 -- Tru Measure, McClatchy's (NYSE: MNI) advertising analytics and technology subsidiary, today announced John Hoeft will be its new general manager. Hoeft is currently the associate vice president of digital at the Star Tribune in the greater Minneapolis-St. Paul area. He will assume his new role on May 23, 2016.Tru Measure provides local online marketing and digital advertising analytics solutions for small and midsized businesses. During this transition, company founder... 
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Apr 20, 2016McClatchy Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
- Digital-only advertising revenues grew 18.0% - Average monthly unique visitors grew 12.8% - Cash expenses declined 7.7% - Reduced debt by $30.8 million - Repurchased 3.3 million shares of Class A Common stock - Contributed six properties valued at $47.1 million to the pension plan in February - Began marketing three other large properties for sale leaseback transactions in April - Launched Nucleus Marketing Solutions, a premier marketing solutions provider, with industry partners in Apr... 
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Apr 14, 2016Gannett, Hearst, McClatchy and Tribune Launch Nucleus Marketing Solutions
New Advertising Network Offers Access to 70% of Consumers in the Top 30 U.S. Advertising Markets. Seth Rogin, Former Mashable CRO, Named CEO of Nucleus Marketing SolutionsNEW YORK, April 14, 2016 – Four leading media companies—Gannett Co., Inc., Hearst, McClatchy and Tribune Publishing Co.—today announced the formation of Nucleus Marketing Solutions. This premier marketing solutions provider will connect national advertisers to the top U.S. local publishers' highly engaged audiences across exist... 
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Apr 08, 2016Orage Quarles III To Retire As Publisher Of 'The News & Observer' In Raleigh, N.C.
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE:MNI) today announced that Orage Quarles III, president & publisher of The News & Observer in Raleigh, N.C., for the past sixteen years, will retire on June 3, 2016. A search for his replacement has begun. Quarles' leadership and vision have been instrumental to Raleigh's successful publication diversification and digital transformation strategies. During his tenure, the company expanded its local community-f... 
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Apr 06, 2016McClatchy To Webcast First Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (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 Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on April 20th. The full ... 
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Apr 01, 2016McClatchy Receives Compliance Notice From NYSE
SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) reported today that it has been notified by the New York Stock Exchange ("NYSE") that it is now in compliance with the exchange's continued listing standard.  The Company previously announced on Feb. 19, 2016, that on Feb. 16, 2016 it received a notice from the NYSE that the company's common stock was not in compliance with the NYSE's continued listing standard requiring the average closing price of a listed ... 
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Mar 25, 2016Shannon Wall Named Publisher Of The Sun Herald In Biloxi, MS
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) today named Shannon Wall president and publisher of the Sun Herald in Biloxi, Mississippi. She will assume her new role on April 1, 2016. Wall previously served as the Sun Herald's advertising director, overseeing multi-media sales and revenue development. "Shannon has a strong track record of marketing and digital innovation," said Pat Talamantes, McClatchy's president and chief executive officer. "Her teamw... 
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Feb 19, 2016McClatchy Reduces Debt By $30.8 Million
Receives NYSE Notice SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) today announced that it had repurchased $20.8 million in aggregate principal amount of its 5.75% Notes due 2017 and $10.0 million of its 9.0% Secured Notes due 2022 for a total $28.8 million plus accrued and unpaid interest in a privately negotiated transaction. The company's total post-transaction debt balance is $906.5 million. Elaine Lintecum, McClatchy's chief financial officer, sa... 
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Feb 12, 2016McClatchy Announces Contribution Of Real Estate To Defined Benefit Pension Plan
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced that as of close of business yesterday, Feb. 11, 2016, it has contributed certain company-owned real estate to its qualified defined benefit pension plan. The real estate includes six separate properties, inclusive of certain land and buildings located in Raleigh, NC; Charlotte, NC; Garner, NC; Gulfport, MS; Doral, FL; and Fresno, CA. The properties have been valued by independent appraisals at approxim... 
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Feb 11, 2016McClatchy Announces 10 Awards For Excellence In Specialty And Community Publishing
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy (NYSE: MNI) today announced the winners of 10 President's Awards in the specialty publications and community news division, an annual competition honoring the best content at McClatchy's non-daily publications. Winners included examples of exceptional investigative and feature journalism from small community newsrooms across McClatchy. This year, the awards also recognized a number of successful websites and magazines produced by t... 
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Feb 10, 2016McClatchy Reports Fourth Quarter 2015 Results
- Adjusted earnings grew 57% to $17.3 million in Q4 2015 and 70% to $11.8 million in full-year 2015 - Digital-only gross advertising revenues grew 14.3% in Q4 2015 and up 8.5% for full-year 2015 - Monthly unique visitors to websites exceed 50 million for the first time - Free cash flow grew to $63.3 million in fiscal 2015 from $53.7 million in 2014 - Reduced debt by $28.9 million in Q4 2015, $95.2 million in full year - Received distribution of $25.6 million from CV sale proceeds ... 
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Feb 04, 2016McClatchy Announces 12 President's Awards For Journalism Excellence, Digital Innovation And Public Service
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) today announced 12 President's Awards for journalists who uncovered wrongdoing, captured the compelling local stories on every platform and celebrated achievements ranging from a World Series victory to the first women to graduate from an Army Ranger school. The Kansas City Star won two awards, one for revelations that led to the resignation of one of the state's top legislators and prompted a sweeping review ... 
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Jan 26, 2016McClatchy To Webcast Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --The McClatchy Company (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 Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at noon Eastern, 9 a.m. Pacific time.  McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on Feb. 10. The full tex... 
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Jan 19, 2016McClatchy Discusses Strategies And 2016 Outlook At Noble Emerging Growth Investor Conference
Issues Preliminary Fourth Quarter Results SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) said that it will provide an update on the company's strategies and outlook for 2016 in a presentation today at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Twelfth Annual Investor Conference in Sandpiper Bay, Florida at 11 a.m. Eastern, 8 a.m. Pacific time. The company's presentation will be webcast live on its website, www.mcclatchy.com, and at: www.nobleconference.com. T... 
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Jan 07, 2016McClatchy To Present At Noble Emerging Growth Investor Conference
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) will review its business and strategies in a presentation at the Noblecon12 – Noble Financial Capital Markets' Twelfth Annual Investor Conference at Club Med in Sandpiper Bay, Florida, on January 19, 2016, at 11 a.m. Eastern, 8 a.m. Pacific time. The company's presentation will be webcast live on its website, www.mcclatchy.com, and at: www.nobleconference.com. The webcast will be archived at McClatchy's website... 
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Jan 06, 2016Tony Berg Named Publisher Of The Kansas City Star
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE:MNI) today named Tony Berg as president and publisher of The Kansas City Star. Berg previously served as The Star's vice president for advertising. Berg, 38, has spent 15 years in the news industry in a variety of sales executive and leadership roles. He joined McClatchy in 2012 as vice president for advertising at the Wichita Eagle in Kansas before being promoted to the lead sales role in Kansas City in 2015. Berg ... 
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