newspapers http://wwno.org en John Georges, New Owner of The Advocate: 'New Orleans Wants a Daily Paper' http://wwno.org/post/john-georges-new-owner-advocate-new-orleans-wants-daily-paper <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Advocate is Louisiana’s largest daily print newspaper, based in Baton Rouge. As of last week, it has a new owner.</span></p> Wed, 08 May 2013 12:03:00 +0000 Paul Maassen 34829 at http://wwno.org New Newspaper On Sale To Help The Homeless http://wwno.org/post/new-newspaper-sale-help-homeless <p>A new newspaper is being sold on the streets of New Orleans. It highlights the challenges of being homeless, and helps those trying to work their way into homes of their own. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 28740 at http://wwno.org The Advocate plans New Orleans edition http://wwno.org/post/advocate-plans-new-orleans-edition <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Advocate (<a href="http://bit.ly/PSpdoe" target="_blank">http://bit.ly/PSpdoe</a>) newspaper says it will expand into the New Orleans market with a specialized print edition.</p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 22:38:20 +0000 The Associated Press 16457 at http://wwno.org Longtime Times-Picayune Journalists Included In Staff Cuts http://wwno.org/post/longtime-times-picayune-journalists-included-staff-cuts <p>New Orleans is set to become the largest metro area in America without a daily newspaper.&nbsp;The award-winning Times-Picayune is laying off half its news staff.</p><p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 13543 at http://wwno.org City Leaders Rally To Save Times-Picayune Daily Publication http://wwno.org/post/city-leaders-rally-save-times-picayune-daily-publication <p>New Orleans has survived the Civil War, yellow fever, the Depression and a string of spectacular political shenanigans. But its award-winning newspaper &ndash; <em>The Times-Picayune</em> &ndash; won&rsquo;t be around to tell readers each day how the city is rebounding from Hurricane Katrina. Mon, 28 May 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 12183 at http://wwno.org Times-Picayune Announces Cuts http://wwno.org/post/times-picayune-announces-cuts <p><em>The Times-Picayune</em>, New Orleans&rsquo; only daily newspaper, is announcing major cutbacks. The Pulitzer Prize-winning paper will be printed only three days a week. Thu, 24 May 2012 21:05:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 11957 at http://wwno.org