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How One Gannett Paper Is Reacting After ‘Slow Slide’ From Cost Cutting

Tom Grubisich

How One Gannett Paper Is Reacting After ‘Slow Slide’ From Cost Cutting

In August of this year, the entire editorial staff at the Asheville Citizen-Times was required to apply for re-employment in a reorganization with new job descriptions. Executive Editor Josh Awtry told readers: “It would have been easier to change nothing in the way we operate … but we weren’t ready to accept that fate.” Here, Awtry details for Street Fight his team’s major changes…