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Revolving Door Newsletter: 08.02.13.

Gannett Cuts Over 200 Jobs; Essence Gets A New EIC

August 2, 2013
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Gannett cuts more than 200 jobs across its slate of papers, including 31 in Wisconsin and 11 in Cincinnati. The corporate PR team, which was in an unenviable position, didn't have the nicest response: "Some USCP [U.S. Community Publishing] sites are making cuts to align their business plans with local market conditions." Bobby Allyn, laid off courts reporter for The Tennessean, took his Jack White divorce scoop across the street to the Nashville City Paper upon getting canned...

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