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2011-11-03 13:30:00

Weekday Paid Circulation Grows, Online Page Views Grow in Utah and Nationally; Growth Attributed to National Expansion, Steady Traction in Local Market and Digital Focus Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) November 03, 2011 The Deseret News, Utahâs largest online and oldest continually published daily newspaper, today announced that its Sunday circulation grew 24 percent in 2011. Daily circulation at the Deseret News also increased modestly by 0.7 percent. In addition, the Audit Bureau...

2011-08-02 07:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deseret News, Utah's oldest continually published daily newspaper, today announced that Joseph Walker has returned to the Deseret News as the faith section editor. Walker originally joined the Deseret News in 1980, where he reported for the Church News and served as the newspaper's television critic. In his new position, Walker will work with Opinion Editor Paul Edwards to cover the vital role of faith in the community. His coverage will...

2011-05-11 07:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Deseret Management Corporation (DMC), a for-profit arm of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, today announced the promotion of Jeff Simpson to President and CEO of Bonneville International. Simpson will continue to serve as COO of KSL Broadcasting. In this expanded role, he will oversee Bonneville's radio stations in Los Angeles, Seattle and Phoenix, as well as operations in Salt Lake City. Simpson has been with Deseret Media...

2010-08-31 11:16:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deseret News, Utah's oldest continually published daily newspaper, today announced that publisher Jim Wall has chosen to step down and will pursue other full-time personal and professional opportunities. He will remain with the newspaper in an advisory role to president and CEO Clark Gilbert to assist the organization in this transition. Jim brought more than three decades of newspaper experience across multiple states to his position at the...

2010-08-31 11:15:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deseret News, Utah's oldest continuously published daily newspaper, today announced that editor Joseph A. Cannon, will pursue other full-time personal and professional interests, while remaining a vital part of the paper's direction on its editorial advisory board. Cannon has served as editor of the Deseret News since January of 2007. During his tenure, he led a period of transition for the Deseret News through numerous initiatives, driving...

2010-08-31 11:10:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deseret News today announced a bold new direction to provide innovation and leadership at a time when daily newspapers throughout America are struggling to define a course for the future. Deseret News CEO and President Clark Gilbert unveiled several new initiatives, including the creation of Deseret Connect, a broad and uniquely qualified group of story contributors, a new Editorial Advisory Board and the expansion of the news reporter base to...

2010-08-26 19:38:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deseret News, Utah's oldest continually published daily newspaper, confirmed last week its intention to publish a daily newspaper well into the future. Today the Deseret News announced plans to accelerate its digital growth with the addition of three new media members to its leadership team. Each brings noteworthy experience in the digital world and will utilize that leadership in developing a new media content model of the future to expand the...

2010-08-24 15:03:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deseret News, Utah's oldest continually published daily newspaper, today introduced a new Editorial Advisory Board, the first of its kind in a media organization. The advisory board brings together a collection of thought leaders from around the country who will provide insight to the Deseret News. The formation of the editorial advisory board reflects an expansion of the Deseret News' efforts to provide an increasingly compelling experience to...

2010-08-23 13:39:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Deseret Management Corporation (DMC) today announced the appointment of Tanya Vea to the newly created position of Vice President of Program Development. In this new position, Vea will work with the KSL Broadcast division of DMC to develop and implement programming that strengthens existing offerings and leverages content across multiple platforms. In addition, Vea will oversee public relations for DMC. Vea brings more than 15 years of experience in...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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