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’

    … and structure our businesses for a new era.” Last week, Street Fight took a micro-look at what one Gannett paper — the Asheville (N.C.) Citizen-Times — was doing to create this new model. For a macro-look, I put these questions to Gannett Publishing’s Senior Vice President for News, Kate Marymont: How does Gannett’s new “newsroom of the future…

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fight- 8 readers -
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