Owner: The McClatchy Co.
Announced: Feb. 5, 2009
The company announced it will cut its operating expenses. An unknown number of layoffs will be part of the plan.
78 employees will be laid off at the News & Observer, The Cary News and The Herald. Remaining employees must take a week off unpaid, and salaries will be cut.
Sources: News & Observer via Paper Cuts tip; News & Observer
* Updated March 16, 2009, with an additional source and layoff information.