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2010-01-20 15:17:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that management received a deposit of $6 million from the buyer of 10 acres of land adjacent to The Miami Herald to extend the deadline to close the sale to Jan. 31, 2011. Notwithstanding the extension of the contract, the company noted that given the challenging credit markets and the decline in the commercial real estate market in Miami, it will evaluate the value of this land on its...

2010-01-20 12:16:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that its fourth quarter earnings conference call will be accessible live to the media and general public via Internet webcast and through listen-only, dial-in conference lines. The conference call will be held on Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at 11 a.m. Eastern, 8:00 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on...

2009-12-08 05:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) management noted today that it expects a continuation of the improving advertising revenue trends that began in the third quarter of 2009. Advertising revenues in the fourth quarter are expected to be down in the low- to mid-20s percent range compared to down 28.1% in the third quarter and 30.2% in the second quarter. Gary Pruitt, chairman and chief executive officer, said, "In addition to improving...

2009-10-26 14:06:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that it will expand its Sunday Select pre-print advertising program to five additional markets early next year: Modesto, Calif.; Fort Worth, Texas; Wichita, Kan.; Lexington, Ky.; and Myrtle Beach, S.C. Sunday Select matches national retailers with shoppers who request their advertising information. Sunday Select delivers pre-printed advertising to non-subscribers in targeted ZIP codes...

2009-09-30 18:15:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- McClatchy-Tribune Information Services (MCT), a joint venture of the McClatchy and Tribune companies, today announced the incorporation of the Los Angeles Times into MCT's offerings and services. Effective January 1, 2010, the Los Angeles Times-Washington Post News Service (LATWP) will cease operations. Upon the close of LATWP, the Los Angeles Times will become one of MCT's premier providers with some of the best multimedia entertainment, world and...

2009-09-15 11:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that it will introduce a new, pre-print advertising program to four of its premium growth markets, matching national retailers with shoppers who want to receive their advertising information. Sunday Select offers national retailers an opportunity to reach more shoppers on Sunday by delivering pre-printed advertising to non-subscribers in targeted ZIP codes most valued by advertisers....

2009-09-11 08:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that its third quarter earnings conference call will be accessible live to the media and general public via Internet webcast and through listen-only, dial-in conference lines. The conference call will be held on Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 12 noon Eastern, 9:00 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on...

2009-09-04 15:05:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) reported that it has been notified by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) that the company is now in compliance with the exchange's continued listing standards for share price. The NYSE notified the company on Feb. 4, 2009, that McClatchy's average share price over the previous 30 trading days was below the NYSE's quantitative listing standards. The standards required NYSE listed companies to maintain...

2009-07-06 12:03:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that its second quarter earnings conference call will be accessible live to the media and general public via Internet webcast and through listen-only, dial-in conference lines. The conference call will be held on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern, 8:00 a.m. Pacific time. McClatchy's earnings announcement will be released to newswire services before the market opens on July 21....

2009-07-02 15:45:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) announced today that Lynn Dickerson, vice president, operations, will leave the company July 17. "We continue to restructure and transition to a new business model - one that requires us to be smaller and more efficient in every area of the organization. This includes our senior management and corporate offices," said Gary Pruitt, McClatchy's president and chief executive officer. "Lynn is a talented,...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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