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Redlands Daily Facts

The Redlands Daily Facts is a paid daily newspaper based in Redlands, California, serving the Redlands area. The Daily Facts is a member of Southern California News Group [1] (formerly the Los Angeles Newspaper Group), a division of Digital First Media.

Redlands Daily Facts
TypeDaily newspaper
FormatBroadsheet
Owner(s)Digital First Media
PublisherRon Hasse
EditorFrank Pine
Founded1890
Headquarters19 E. Citrus Avenue, Suite 102,
Redlands, California, 92373
Circulation7,470 Daily
8,254 Sunday
(September 2014)
Websiteredlandsdailyfacts.com

Founded in 1890, the paper was purchased by Donrey Media in 1981. It is now owned by Digital First Media, who took control of the paper from Donrey in 1999.[2]

The Redlands Daily Facts began as a weekly newspaper in 1890 and was transformed into a daily paper two years later by owner Edgar F. Howe. Howe sold the business to Capt. William G. Moore in 1895 who passed it on to his son Paul before Moore's death in 1899. In 1901, the Redlands Daily Facts joined the Associated Press. Paul Moore died in 1942 leaving the paper in the hands of his sons; Frank the editor and Bill the publisher. The Moore brothers sold the paper to the Donrey Media Group in 1981. In 1982 The Redlands Daily Facts began publishing a 6-day paper, Sunday through Friday, in the mid 1990s. The newspaper returned to a 7-day publication on September 4, 2010.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hagen, Ryan. "What is Digital First Media and the Southern California News Group who just purchased the Orange County Register?". San Bernardino Sun. Retrieved 4 April 2016.
  2. ^ Roberts, Gene; Kunkel, Thomas; Layton, Charles, eds. (2001). Leaving Readers Behind: The Age of Corporate Newspapering. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press. ISBN 1610752325.
  3. ^ Redlands Revisited: A Pictorial History. D-Books Pub. 1995.

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