Media General

Media General, Inc. is a media company based in the Southeastern United States. The company was formed in 1940 when Richmond, Virginia's two newspapers, the Times-Dispatch and News Leader, merged to form Richmond Newspapers. In 1969, as the company's media properties grew and diversified, it was renamed Media General. Media General is headquartered in Richmond and the San Francisco Bay Area is its largest market.
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  • Will Local Media Consortium Save Lee From Knife’s Edge?

    … and broadcast TV companies — in a publishing world that’s increasingly digital and often hotly competitive. A case in point is Lee Enterprises, which owns the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and close to 50 other print and digital dailies in the Midwest and many other regions extending to both the East and West Coasts, as well as weekly suburban and other…

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  • It’s Official: The Newspaper Industry Has Given Up on Newspapers

    … In the past week, three of the major legacy media companies announced they were splitting their companies into separate-but-unequal broadcast and print ventures. The decisions by Gannett, E.W. Scripps and Tribune to divide their once “synergistic business models” into separate and very distinct businesses indicates that we are now…

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