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Mar 30, 2015, 10:11 ET

E.W. Scripps Company announces payment of special dividend to shareholders

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has set the amount of a special cash dividend related to the merger of its broadcast assets with those of...

Mar 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

Scripps to add new member to board after Paul Scripps' departure in May

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has nominated a new director for its board following the announcement by Paul K. Scripps, 69, that...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:15 ET

Scripps Howard Awards honor nation's best 2014 journalism

The Scripps Howard Foundation is proud to announce the winners and finalists of its annual Scripps Howard Awards, honoring the best work in the...

Mar 13, 2015, 15:15 ET

Scripps, Journal Communications boards set record dates for transactions

The boards of directors of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) have set the record dates related to the...

Mar 11, 2015, 11:05 ET

Scripps, Journal Communications receive shareholder approvals for mergers, spinoffs

 In separately held meetings today, The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) received approval from their...

Mar 04, 2015, 16:30 ET

Scripps announces Brad Remington as new VP/GM for KMGH/KZCO in Denver

 Brad Remington, a respected journalist and proven performer in driving up ratings for large-market TV stations, is returning to KMGH, the...

Mar 04, 2015, 07:30 ET

Scripps reports fourth-quarter results; nears completion of historic transaction

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) today reported operating results for the fourth quarter of 2014. Unless otherwise indicated, all...

Feb 26, 2015, 13:00 ET
Scripps Health opens Prebys Cardiovascular Institute, the most advanced center for heart care on the West Coast.

Scripps Opens Most Advanced Heart Care Institute on the West Coast

 Scripps Health today celebrated the grand opening of the most advanced center dedicated to heart care anywhere on the West Coast. The $456...

Feb 25, 2015, 11:30 ET

Scripps management to present at Deutsche Bank Conference on March 9

 Rich Boehne, chairman, president and chief executive officer of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), Tim Wesolowski, senior vice president...

Feb 06, 2015, 11:38 ET

Scripps and Journal Communications schedule shareholder meetings

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) have received notice that the Securities and Exchange Commission...

Feb 04, 2015, 09:00 ET

Scripps to report fourth-quarter results; webcast of conference call available

 The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) will report fourth-quarter operating results before New York Stock Exchange trading begins on Wednesday,...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:19 ET
Liz Carter, President and CEO.

Scripps Howard Foundation hires long-time nonprofit executive as CEO

 The Scripps Howard Foundation Board of Trustees has appointed nonprofit veteran and former journalist Liz Carter as its new president and CEO,...

Jan 07, 2015, 14:45 ET

Scripps management to present at the 11th Annual Noble Financial Equity Conference

Rich Boehne, chairman, president and chief executive officer of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), and Tim Wesolowski, senior vice president and...

Jan 05, 2015, 15:00 ET
Steve Weinstein

Scripps names Steve Weinstein vice president and general manager of WEWS in Cleveland

 Steve Weinstein, an award-winning journalist and forward-looking leader, has been named vice president and general manager of WEWS in...

Dec 22, 2014, 12:09 ET

Scripps Research Institute Scientists Uncover New, Fundamental Mechanism for How Resveratrol Provides Health Benefits

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found that resveratrol, the red-wine ingredient once touted as an elixir of youth,...

Dec 12, 2014, 17:23 ET

Scripps and Journal receive FCC approval

The Federal Communications Commission today approved the applications of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE:...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Scripps and ABC complete new five-year affiliation agreement

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and American Broadcasting Company have signed a new five-year affiliation agreement covering 10 Scripps...

Nov 21, 2014, 12:09 ET

Scripps investigation uncovers flawed system for tracking convicted military sex offenders

 After an exhaustive review of more than 1,300 military cases and sex offender registries from across the country, the Scripps national...

Nov 21, 2014, 10:45 ET

Scripps management to present at UBS Global Media & Communications Conference

 Rich Boehne, chairman, president and chief executive officer of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), and Tim Wesolowski, senior vice...

Nov 19, 2014, 10:00 ET

WEWS named official broadcast TV and digital partner of the Cleveland Browns starting in 2015

WEWS NewsChannel 5, the ABC affiliate of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), has announced a new media partnership with the Cleveland Browns...