Tuesday, January 16, 2018

"Southern California News Group, which includes newspapers such as the Orange County Register and the Los Angeles Daily News, will be hit with 'significant' layoffs in the coming months"


At its peak size in the 1990s, the Mercury News had a newsroom staff of 440, according to the Pacific Media Workers Guild, which represents staff at the Mercury News, East Bay Times, San Francisco Chronicle and other Northern California newspapers. The Mercury’s newsroom currently has a staff of 39 represented by the Guild, with some additional non-union staff.