Gannett to lay off 10 percent
30 Oct 2008
Gannett is planning to cut about 10 percent of jobs, or about 3,200 staff, at its 80 local papers. It is the second round of layoffs that Gannett has planned in the past two months. In August, Gannett said it would eliminate 1,000 newspaper jobs.
Gannett Newspaper Division President Robert Dickey blamed the cuts on the economy. Gannett reported lower-than-expected profit and said adverti