Mustang Daily – Cal Poly San Luis Obispo – becomes Mustang News under new converged media group, cuts circulation days
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Mustang Daily – Cal Poly San Luis Obispo – becomes Mustang News under new converged media group, cuts circulation days

The Mustang Daily at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo has trimmed its publication schedule to twice a week in print as of this semester, and renamed itself Mustang News, although the changes aren’t apparent on the website, as that will change this week. Editor-in-Chief J.J. Jenkins announced the change thusly: The Back to School edition, … Continue reading

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Southern Illinois-Carbondale Daily Egyptian cut publication schedule early in 2013

The Daily Egyptian at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale cut its printing schedule from five days a week to four days a week in January. The paper is now printed Monday through Thursday. Eric Fiedler, faculty managing editor, said an expanded “Weekend” Thursday paper has made up for the advertising revenue loss on Fridays. Continue reading

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UTEP Prospector cuts back to weekly publication, launches daily website

The Prospector at the University of Texas at El Paso has reduced their publication schedule from twice a week to weekly beginning this week. In conjunction with the publication change, they have a new URL for their web site: theprospectordaily.com. In a post announcing the new website, the editors wrote: This year, we bid farewell … Continue reading

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Daily Illini cuts Friday publication day, updates web site

The Daily Illini at the University of Illinois announced today that it is ceasing Friday print editions. On Fridays, you won’t see a printed Daily Illini newspaper on the stands, but you can still find our stories and photos on a redesigned website and our mobile site. And we’ve re-imagined how we approach design. Starting today, … Continue reading

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San Diego State University’s The Aztec cuts print schedule to twice weekly

Brad Arendt alerts me to the news that The Aztec at San Diego State University transitioned from a 4-day-a-week print schedule to twice weekly this fall. The “About” page on the publication’s website has this to say about the change: In an effort to best serve the SDSU community, The Daily Aztec transitioned to a … Continue reading