Member News (7/19/18): RTD, FOIA training

By | 2018-07-20T12:34:18+00:00 July 20th, 2018|

RTD reporter receives health journalism fellowship A Richmond Times-Dispatch reporter has been awarded a prestigious fellowship for for health journalism, the paper announced late last week. Katy Burnell Evans, the RTD's local government editor, was [...]

Member News (5/31/18)

By | 2018-06-04T14:43:29+00:00 June 4th, 2018|

Virginian-Pilot sold to Tronc The Virginian-Pilot has been sold to a Chicago-based newspaper publisher, officials said today. The purchaser is Tronc, formerly known as Tribune Publishing. It owns metropolitan papers in cities such as Chicago, [...]

Member News (3/29/18)

By | 2018-03-30T12:52:59+00:00 March 30th, 2018|

Two Virginia Weeklies Shut Down  Virginia will lose two more weekly newspapers. The Herald-Progress and The Caroline Progress published their final editions today, the papers' owner, Lakeway Publishers, announced in a press release. The Herald-Progress has been in operation for more [...]

Member News: 3/22/18

By | 2018-03-22T17:36:25+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|

Longtime RTD employee retires  Claudia Cronin-Andrews, a 45-year employee of the Richmond Times-Dispatch, retired from the newspaper last week. Since 2005, Cronin-Andrews served as publisher Tom Silvestri's administrative assistant. Previously, she worked in "circulation, the Richmond News [...]