Media Watch: Gannett spins off its newspaper business

Aug 8, 2014

Al Stavitsky, Dean of the Reynolds School
Credit University of Nevada, Reno

On this edition of Reynolds School Media Watch, Journalism School Dean Al Stavitsky discusses Gannett Company's decision to separate its newspaper business from other media properties. This reflects the industry trends of newspaper divestiture by media companies to focus on new media in the digital age. 

Interviewed by David Stipech as part of the KUNR's news magazine, Beyond the Headlines. Air date: 8-8-14.

Beyond the Headlines airs Fridays at 2 pm on 88.7 KUNR.

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