Hundreds Get Layoff Notices At Booth Newspapers

Approximately 550 people have received layoff notices as Michigan’s Booth Newspapers makes a transition to two new companies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2011

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CIA Seeks To Resume Ads In Arab-American Paper

The CIA wants to resume running recruitment ads for linguists that were pulled from a Detroit-area Arab-American newspaper’s website after the paper ran an Associated Press story on the government helping to spy on Muslim-Americans, the publisher said Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2011

Newspaper Reporter George Cantor Dies

69 year old George Cantor has died after battling prostate cancer. George Cantor was a Free Press sports reporter, a longtime Detroit News columnist, a Detroit Tigers lover and he did a regular radio commentary […]


15 Years Ago: Newspaper Workers Strike

  It was 15 years ago–July 13, 1995–that hundreds of Detroit newspaper workers hit the bricks for a strike that would last 19 months and change thousands of lives.