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Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom loses 7 employees in reorganization

Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom loses 7 employees in reorganization

It’s another sorrowful day at the Asheville Citizen-Times.

by August 22, 2014 33 comments Asheville News
Weighing the impact of a smaller, reorganized Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom

Weighing the impact of a smaller, reorganized Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom

At least one email circulating among Asheville business leaders strikes a note of concern and urges people to contact the Citizen-Times.

by August 11, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
Update: Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers reapply for jobs under restructuring

Update: Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers reapply for jobs under restructuring

At least four newsroom employees have decided not to reapply for their jobs, including reporter Barbara Blake, who has been at the newspaper for four decades.

by August 6, 2014 26 comments Asheville News
More Asheville Citizen-Times copy editing from 400 miles away as Gannett consolidates workflow

More Asheville Citizen-Times copy editing from 400 miles away as Gannett consolidates workflow

The likely results? The remaining copy editors in Asheville will be re-assigned, and more editing errors.

by July 28, 2014 8 comments Asheville News
UPDATED: Ashvegas Political Hit List Extra: Moffitt asked Turner to withdraw from N.C. House race

UPDATED: Ashvegas Political Hit List Extra: Moffitt asked Turner to withdraw from N.C. House race

Following the lead of Ashvegas, other media outlets take note of controversial meeting between the two candidates.

Former Asheville Citizen-Times publisher Hammer to lead new civic org with journalistic bent

Former Asheville Citizen-Times publisher Hammer to lead new civic org with journalistic bent

Randy Hammer will lead the Pensacola Institute, which aims to improve a community’s health in part by reporting in-depth stories on local topics.

by February 28, 2014 1 comment Asheville News
Snow storm highlights hypocrisy of Asheville Citizen-Times website paywall

Snow storm highlights hypocrisy of Asheville Citizen-Times website paywall

So the news is free when it is deemed important, such as times of record-breaking snowfall, but you pay when it’s not?

by February 13, 2014 29 comments Opinion
Gannett slashes 117 jobs at Greenville press; Asheville Citizen-Times to be printed in Spartanburg

Gannett slashes 117 jobs at Greenville press; Asheville Citizen-Times to be printed in Spartanburg

Gannett closed the Citizen-Times printing plant back in 2008 and cut 60 jobs.

by January 31, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times publisher announces more local and national news, updated website, more

Asheville Citizen-Times publisher announces more local and national news, updated website, more

Dave Neill says the Citizen-Times plus USA Today equals better news coverage.

by January 26, 2014 10 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times reporters crank up the tweet machine ahead of new editor’s arrival

Asheville Citizen-Times reporters crank up the tweet machine ahead of new editor’s arrival

Citizen-Times reporters are suddenly tweeting up a storm.

by January 20, 2014 9 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times axes half-marathon, full marathon

Asheville Citizen-Times axes half-marathon, full marathon

Newspaper publisher Dave Neill said the 14-year-old half-marathon and 1-year-old full marathon didn’t make enough money to pay participating nonprofits.

by January 15, 2014 3 comments Asheville News, Asheville sports
2013 Ashvegas Year in Review: The year in Asheville media

2013 Ashvegas Year in Review: The year in Asheville media

Layoffs at the Asheville Citizen-Times, a shocking “Daily Show” interview with a conservative activist and a shake-up at Mountain Xpress all made news.

by December 30, 2013 2 comments Asheville News
Updated: Asheville Citizen-Times hires Gannett star editor Awtry for top editor job

Updated: Asheville Citizen-Times hires Gannett star editor Awtry for top editor job

Josh Awtry has won praise and notice for energizing The Coloradoan, Gannett’s newspaper in Fort Collins, Colo.

by December 12, 2013 9 comments Asheville News
NYT: Gannett to add sections of USA Today to local newspaper, including Asheville Citizen-Times

NYT: Gannett to add sections of USA Today to local newspaper, including Asheville Citizen-Times

Word on the street is that the Gannett-owned Asheville Citizen-Times will be one of the papers to see the 12-14 pages of USA Today content.

by December 11, 2013 17 comments Asheville News
Columbia Journalism Review takes note of Asheville Citizen-Times and ‘Raleigh Digest’ controversy

Columbia Journalism Review takes note of Asheville Citizen-Times and ‘Raleigh Digest’ controversy

The newspaper’s new publisher says the print piece was advocacy advertising and should have been reviewed and tagged as such before it was inserted into the newspaper.

by December 9, 2013 1 comment Asheville News
New Citizen-Times publisher takes helm, faces same old challenge: making shift from print to digital

New Citizen-Times publisher takes helm, faces same old challenge: making shift from print to digital

Today is the first day on the job for Dave Neill, who arrives after another round of layoffs.

by September 9, 2013 4 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times puts 8 more on the street in latest round of layoffs

Asheville Citizen-Times puts 8 more on the street in latest round of layoffs

A beloved columnist, a photographer, an editor, a copy editor, and this reporter were among the six newsroom employees let go on Wednesday.

by August 22, 2013 46 comments Asheville News
Breaking: Citizen-Times publisher Randy Hammer announces retirement

Breaking: Citizen-Times publisher Randy Hammer announces retirement

Hammer has been publisher of the Citizen-Times since 2007.

by August 6, 2013 0 comments Asheville News
Citizen-Times photog Erin Brethauer takes over New Yorker Instagram feed

Citizen-Times photog Erin Brethauer takes over New Yorker Instagram feed

Brethauer’s photos of a Black Mountain camp for children with autism will be featured.

by August 6, 2013 0 comments Asheville arts
New Asheville Scene, weekly ‘culinary and culture guide,’ arrives Friday

New Asheville Scene, weekly ‘culinary and culture guide,’ arrives Friday

Come celebrate with a launch party open to the public from 5-8 p.m. on Aug. 17 at the Grove Arcade.

by August 2, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times hires ad man James Fisher to Asheville Scene

Asheville Citizen-Times hires ad man James Fisher to Asheville Scene

The longtime former advertising chief at Mountain Xpress, who most recently has been at WNC magazine, joins the newspaper.

by July 26, 2012 8 comments Asheville News
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Tracking down Trader Joe’s: Rumors, social media, and how Ashvegas broke the story

Jason shares the story behind how Ashvegas broke the Trader Joe’s news last week.

by July 15, 2012 3 comments Asheville News

Asheville Citizen-Times at work on new entertainment publication

The new pub would replace the current Take5.

by July 11, 2012 4 comments Asheville News

Asheville Citizen-Times hires McCuan, former Verve editor, and Lunsford, Xpress food writer

The new hires join the newspaper as it begins charging for its online content.

by July 5, 2012 0 comments Asheville News