Owner: Lee Enterprises
Effective: Nov. 18, 2011
Twenty-five newsroom and nine advertising and circulation employees were laid off. “We’re not losing money, but we’re not doing as well as we ought to,” Publisher Peter York said, blaming decreased advertising revenue for the layoffs.
Source: North County Times via Paper Cuts tip
Full disclosure: I work at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, which also is owned by Lee Enterprises.