Asheville Citizen-Times

The Asheville Citizen-Times is the major daily newspaper of Asheville, North Carolina. It was formed in 1991 as a result of a merger of the morning Asheville Citizen and the afternoon Asheville Times. It is owned by Gannett.Founded in 1870 as a weekly, the Citizen became a daily newspaper in 1885. Writers Thomas Wolfe, O. Henry, both buried in Asheville, and F. Scott Fitzgerald, a common visitor of Asheville, frequently could be found in the newsroom in earlier days. In 1930 the Citizen came under common ownership with the Times, which was first established in 1896 as the Asheville Gazette.
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  • Gannett Papers Evolve to Avoid Becoming Publishing’s ‘Buggy Whips’

    … users a whole lot more of what they want when they want it, but without throwing out and maybe even reinvigorating the First Amendment mission of company founder Frank Gannett. The third part is to improve the print versions of the too-often lackluster 81 community dailies in the U.S. and 17 in the U.K — which still have 3.1 million subscribers…

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