Updated: Free Press to lay off reporters, cut newsroom – Motor City Muckraker

By Steve Neavling

The Detroit Free Press plans to sizably reduce its staff of reporters, and one of its top editors is leaving, Editor and Publisher Paul Anger told trepidation newspaper employees today.

Anger said the cuts “won’t be tiny,” according to three reporters and an editor who were at the meeting.

Another blow to the Fee Press is the exit of editor Jeff Taylor, a talented senior manager and 1992 Pulitzer Prize winner who will head the Indianapolis Star.

The Indianapolis Star wrote about Taylor’s arrival today.

See on motorcitymuckraker.com


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