The Juneau Empire is a newspaper in Juneau, Alaska, United States.

Juneau Empire
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TypeDaily newspaper
FormatBroadsheet
Owner(s)Sound Publications
PublisherJeff Hayden
EditorEmily Russo Miller
FoundedNovember 2, 1912
LanguageEnglish
Headquarters3100 Channel Drive
Juneau, AK 99801
United States
CirculationSoutheast Alaska
OCLC number9611310
WebsiteJuneauEmpire.com

It was founded on November 2, 1912 as the Alaska Daily Empire. In 1969 Morris Communications bought the newspaper.[1] Mark Bryan was appointed publisher in 2009, but left the paper in 2013. In June of that year, Rustan Burton was named the new publisher and continues to run the paper today. In 2017, Morris Communications sold its newspapers to GateHouse Media.[2] In 2018, GateHouse sold its Alaska papers to Sound Publications.[3]

The Juneau Empire publishes daily except Saturday.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "RECOGNIZING THE JUNEAU EMPIRE CENTENNIAL". Congressional Record. November 14, 2012. Retrieved February 1, 2013.
  2. ^ "Morris Announces Sale of Publications to Gatehouse Media". Morris Communications. 2017-08-09. Retrieved 2018-02-19.
  3. ^ Juneau, Jacob Resneck, CoastAlaska-. "Juneau Empire and Alaska sister papers sold again". Alaska Public Media. Retrieved 2018-10-14.

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