Gannett is selling two New Mexico newspapers: the Silver City Sun-News and the Deming Headlight Press and Independent, according to the Albuquerque Journal.
The Sun-News will be incorporated into the Daily Press. The Deming Headlight will continue its Wednesday/Friday print schedule, the Journal reports.
“Certainly, we have digital products and we believe, of course, that eventually the future is digital,” Nickolas Seibel, editor and publisher of the Daily Press, told the Journal.“But in small communities like Silver City and Deming, print is still a powerful, powerful medium.”
Meanwhile, in other Gannett news, the company recently placed its Phoenix, Arizona printing facility up for sale for $47.4 million, according to AZ Central. The buyer is the Silver City Independent Publishing Co., publisher of the Silver City Daily