Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Wins 2008 Pulitzer Prize
04/07/2008 for immediate release
MILWAUKEE, WI The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel announced today that Local Government Reporter David Umhoefer has received a 2008 Pulitzer Prize in the category of “Local Reporting” for a 2007 investigation of the Milwaukee County pension system. His stories uncovered a pension plan which allowed some veteran county employees to purchase additional years of service for time they spent as seasonal or part-time employees before joining the pension plan. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is published by Journal Sentinel Inc., a Journal Communications’ (NYSE:JRN) company.
Journal Sentinel Inc. Joins Yahoo! Newspaper Consortium
03/17/2008 for immediate release
MILWAUKEE, WI Journal Sentinel Inc. said today that it had joined the consortium among Yahoo! and a group of leading U.S. newspaper companies to combine the newspapers’ unmatched local news and advertising reach with the leading technologies and audience of Yahoo!, the leading global Internet brand and one of the most trafficked Internet destinations worldwide.
Journal Sentinel Inc. and Monster Announce Job Search and Recruitment Services Alliance
6/18/2007 for immediate release
MILWAUKEE & MAYNARD, Mass Journal Sentinel Inc. and Monster(R) announced today an agreement to offer combined online and print recruitment services via the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Journal Sentinel Inc. is a Journal Communications' (NYSE: JRN) company, and Monster is the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST).