- "I wish circumstances were different, but as you know the newspaper industry remains on unstable ground at the moment. While I can offer no guarantees about any further staff changes, I'm cautiously optimistic that the industry will regain its footing soon. In the meantime, we wish nothing but the best to our departing colleagues."
Friday, November 7, 2008
More layoffs at East Bay MediaNews papers
BANG Executive Editor Kevin Keane sent an e-mail to employees this afternoon saying the company will be cutting 10 jobs by Nov. 14, the SF Weekly reports. Eight are union members (who were not identified in the e-mail) and two are managers, Jon Kawamoto and Mike Wolcott. Keane said in the e-mail:
Posted by San Francisco Peninsula Press Club at 6:20 PM