More Layoffs at Chicago Sun-Times

Robert Feder reports on the Chicago Sun-Times:

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The euphoria over the Chicago Sun-Times’ Pulitzer Prize victory last month proved fleeting as another wave of editorial layoffs hit the newspaper and its parent company Wednesday.

Official figures were not released, but sources said most of the estimated 20 or so cutbacks were attributed to consolidation of copy-editing functions and other newsroom operations companywide. At least five veteran Sun-Times staffers were affected — including some with more than 30 years’ experience.

Continue reading:

http://feder.blogs.chicago.timeout.com/2011/05/12/edition-by-subtraction-another-round-of-layoffs-hits-sun-times/

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