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Big change is coming at Digital First Media

Digital First Media, owner of the San Jose Mercury News and 75 other dailies, is seeking buyers for part or all of its business. This news comes five days after The Newspaper Guild-CWA initiated its own search for new investors … Continue Reading

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Raul Ramirez dies at 67

By David Weir and Patricia Yollin, KQED newsfix Raul Ramirez, executive director of news and public affairs at KQED Public Radio and a remarkable journalist, teacher and mentor known throughout the Bay Area journalism community and beyond, has died. Ramirez … Continue Reading

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Ethics Commission to appeal records release order

by Richard Knee Nov. 2, 2013   A San Francisco citizen who obtained a court order for release of two dozen documents by the city Ethics Commission will apparently have to wait, pending an appeal of the decision. Superior Court … Continue Reading

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