Post Tagged with: "layoffs"

Asheville Citizen-Times staff shrinks again as work consolidated in Nashville

Asheville Citizen-Times staff shrinks again as work consolidated in Nashville

Three more newsroom jobs are being cut at the newspaper.

by April 17, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
SOLD: Asheville Citizen-Times newspaper building for $5.25 million

SOLD: Asheville Citizen-Times newspaper building for $5.25 million

The newspaper plans to lease back space and remain, while the entire interior is renovated for new tenants.

by April 6, 2018 4 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Asheville Citizen-Times building is being sold

Word on the street: Asheville Citizen-Times building is being sold

The number of employees working out of the Asheville Citizen-Times building at 14 O’Henry Ave. has been cut dramatically over the past decade.

by February 12, 2018 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville police investigate fatal shooting Friday

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville police investigate fatal shooting Friday

Also, Blue Ridge Public Radio is hiring a full-time regional reporter, and more.

by January 22, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More tacos coming to Asheville as Mountain Madre, BarTaco prepare to open

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More tacos coming to Asheville as Mountain Madre, BarTaco prepare to open

Also, the Asheville Art Museum is planning to open temporary offices on Biltmore Avenue, and much more.

by October 31, 2016 6 comments Asheville News, feature
Sacked! Asheville Citizen-Times lays off 9, including Tony Kiss, the Beer Guy

Sacked! Asheville Citizen-Times lays off 9, including Tony Kiss, the Beer Guy

The latest round of newspaper layoffs is more evidence of the unstoppable decline in print advertising.

by October 25, 2016 9 comments Asheville News, feature
It’s deadline time for Asheville Citizen-Times buyout offers; will lay-offs follow?

It’s deadline time for Asheville Citizen-Times buyout offers; will lay-offs follow?

Just last year, the Asheville Citizen-Times laid off two employees and forced several others out through a “reorganization.”

The short goodbye: Tuesday was last day for Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers out under reorg

The short goodbye: Tuesday was last day for Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers out under reorg

Veteran reporter Barbara Blake and photographer John Coutlakis bid farewell in two very different columns, one nostalgic, one gut-wrenching.

by September 3, 2014 5 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times posts job listings days after layoffs as newsroom reorg shakes out

Asheville Citizen-Times posts job listings days after layoffs as newsroom reorg shakes out

The Citizen-Times has yet to explain who is doing what under the “newsroom of the future” reorganization, but a few roles are clear.

by August 28, 2014 8 comments Asheville News
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
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
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