You probably know the rest - almost 100 people will be axed. It is what it is
Lee quietly slashes jobs following hostile takeover attempt
Lee Enterprises has been quietly laying off top editors and other staff across its local papers. The cost-cutting moves come after an unsolicited takeover bid from Alden Global Capital, a hedge fund known for consolidating local news for... — read more
Layoffs at The Southern Illinoisan
Six employees were laid off of Lee Enterprises newspaper in Carbondale, Illinois, The Southern Illinoisan on January 31, 2018. The layoffs affected all departments.