Salt Lake City, Utah
Owner: Deseret News Publishing Co., which is owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Effective: Aug. 31, 2010
The News cut nearly half of its newsroom staff: 57 full-time and 28 part-time employees were laid off. According to a story on the paper’s website, operations will be consolidated with a local TV and radio station. The paper’s editor and publisher also are leaving; they were not part of the layoffs.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune via @lcarricaburu