Roanoke Times closing Roanoke production facility, cutting 53 jobs
Sixteen full-time and 37 part-time positions cut
ROANOKE, Va. – Issues of The Roanoke Times will no longer be printed in Roanoke, according to The Roanoke Times.
The paper will now be printed at the Lynchburg News & Advance, according to Roanoke Times publisher Terry Jamerson.
In The Roanoke Times article, she said that closing the production facility in Roanoke is part of the change.
Fifty-three jobs, 16 full-time and 37 part-time, will be cut in the pressroom and mailroom, according to The Roanoke Times.
The Roanoke Times reports that the change is not expected to affect subscriber delivery times.
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