Niederösterreichische Nachrichten

Niederösterreichische_Nachrichten (also known as Lower Austrian News and LAN) is a German language regional weekly newspaper published in St. Pölten, Lower Austria, Austria.[1]

Niederösterreichische Nachrichten
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TypeWeekly newspaper
Owner(s)LAN (Lower Austrian News)
PublisherLower Austrian presshouse
Editor-in-chiefWalter Fahrnberger
Daniel Lohninger
HeadquartersSt. Pölten, Lower Austria, Austria

History and profileEdit

NÖN was started in 1965 following the merger of several local newspapers.[2] The paper is published weekly[3] and is part of the NÖN Niederösterreichische Nachrichten company.[4] Its publisher is Niederösterreichisches Pressehaus.[5] The paper is based in St. Pölten[5] and provides mostly local news,[6] serving Lower Austria.[7] Walter Fahrnberger and Daniel Lohninger are the editor-in-chief of the paper.[8]

NÖN had a circulation of 184,000 copies in 2007[9] and of 170,000 copies in 2010.[10] According to Media Analyse 2015/16, the paper is regularly read by 535.000 people, 480.000 of which are from Lower Austria. This gives the paper a reach of 34.2% in Lower Austria, putting NÖN head on head with Kronen Zeitung (33.8%).[11]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Susan Roraff; Julie Krejci (10 February 2011). CultureShock! Austria: A Survival Guide to Customs and Etiquette. Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd. p. 118. ISBN 978-981-4398-68-8.
  2. ^ Lisa Reisenhofer (March 2013). „NÖN vs. Krone“. Ihre jeweilige Ersatzfunktion im Raum Niederösterreich (PDF) (MA thesis) (in German). University of Vienna. p. 34.
  3. ^ Mary Kelly; Gianpietro Mazzoleni; Denis McQuail, eds. (2004). The Media in Europe: The Euromedia Handbook. SAGE Publications. p. 6. ISBN 978-0-7619-4131-6.
  4. ^ "NÖN Niederösterreichische Nachrichten". Businessweek. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  5. ^ a b "Austria's first KBA C16 to go live in St. Pölten this year". KBA. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  6. ^ "Presse". AEIOU Encyclopedia. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  7. ^ Claudia Kaefer (22 January 2014). "'We are hardly satisfied with anything'". In Ventures. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  8. ^ "Working Groups 2012". Europa Forum Wachau. 14 February 2011. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  9. ^ Anne Austin; et al. (2008). "Western Europe Market & MediaFact" (PDF). ZenithOptimedia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 February 2015. Retrieved 1 January 2015.
  10. ^ "Western Europe Media Facts. 2011 Edition" (PDF). ZenithOptimedia. Retrieved 6 March 2016.
  11. ^ Michaela Fleck-Regenfelder (13 October 2016). "535.000 Leser für die NÖN". NÖN. Retrieved 26 February 2018.

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