Last updated on: 7/1/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Miami Herald Biography

Position:
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Reasoning:

No position found as of June 23, 2015

Description:

“Major Milestones

  • 1903: First edition published Sept. 15 as The Miami Evening Record
  • 1910: Renamed The Miami Herald on Dec. 1
  • 1937: Acquired by John S. and James L. Knight
  • 1946: Launched international Clipper edition for Latin America, so named because it was shipped on Pan Am flying “clipper” seaplanes
  • 1951: Won its first of 20 Pulitzer Prizes for reporting on organized crime in Miami
  • 1974: Along with others in the Knight Newspapers group, merged with Ridder Publications to become Knight Ridder
  • 2006: The largest paper acquired and retained by McClatchy Company when it bought Knight Ridder
  • 2013: Headquarters moved to Doral”

“About Our Company,” miamiherald.com (accessed June 12, 2015)

Mission:

“The most credible and dynamic source of news, information and innovative
marketing solutions in our community.”

“About Our Company,” miamiherald.com (accessed June 12, 2015)

Other:
Daily newspaper