Press Releases

Scripps Networks Interactive to discuss business strategy at Citi Conference in Phoenix

Mon, December 22, 2008

  Scripps Networks Interactive to discuss business strategy at Citi Conference in Phoenix For immediate release Dec. 22, 2008 CINCINNATI -...

Scripps Networks Taps Moyer To Guide Expanded International Business

Tue, December 16, 2008

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – (December 16, 2008) – Citing international expansion as a key strategy in creating new growth for the company,...

Scripps Networks Interactive to discuss business strategy at UBS media conference

Tue, December 16, 2008

CINCINNATI - Kenneth W. Lowe, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and Joseph G. NeCastro, executive vice president and chief...

Scripps to seek buyer for Rocky Mountain News

Thu, December 04, 2008

The E. W. Scripps Company has decided to offer for sale its Denver-based daily newspaper, The Rocky Mountain News, as well as the newspaper's...

Scripps National Spelling Bee strengthens partnership with America's schools

Tue, December 02, 2008

CINCINNATI - Students who love to spell and hate to sell now have a new option for raising money for their schools through the "Great...

WEWS CHANNEL 5 NAMES NEW GENERAL SALES MANAGER

Mon, November 10, 2008

WEWS Channel 5 named Cedric Thomas as the station’s new General Sales Manager.  “I am proud to return to Cleveland,” Cedric...

Lawlor to lead television division of The E. W. Scripps Company

Thu, November 06, 2008

Brian Lawlor, a 20-year veteran of the broadcasting industry, has been tapped to lead The E.W. Scripps Company's television division, which...

Scripps Networks Interactive reports third quarter results

Tue, October 28, 2008

CINCINNATI - Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI) today reported third-quarter operating results, reflecting solid revenue growth at...

Gerrard retiring from Scripps Networks after serving 11 years as general counsel

Tue, October 28, 2008

CINCINNATI - Robert J. Gerrard Jr., an honored cable television industry legal professional and the executive who assembled the highly regarded...

Scripps promotes industry veteran to lead procurement subsidiary

Thu, October 16, 2008

CINCINNATI - Carole Winchester, a newsprint industry veteran, has been named president of Media Procurement Services (MPS), a subsidiary of The E....

Scripps Networks Interactive to report third-quarter results; webcast of conference call available

Mon, October 13, 2008

CINCINNATI - Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI) will report third quarter 2008 operating results before New York Stock Exchange trading...

Kansas City’s NBC Action News Station, KSHB-TV, Honored with Emmy Award for Overall Excellence in Television News

Mon, October 06, 2008

(Kansas City, Missouri) – The Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Art and Sciences (NATAS) has recognized NBC Action...

Scripps Networks Interactive Names Chris Powell to Head Human Resources

Thu, October 02, 2008

CINCINNATI - Christopher R. Powell has been named by Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. to head up corporate-wide human resources operations for the...

Hartmann promotion to benefit two Scripps newspapers

Tue, September 23, 2008

CINCINNATI - Bruce R. Hartmann, an executive with nearly three decades of experience in the newspaper industry, has been named group publisher in...

Scripps Networks Interactive to participate in Merrill Lynch Media & Entertainment and Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conferences

Mon, September 22, 2008

CINCINNATI - Kenneth W. Lowe, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and Joseph G. NeCastro, executive vice president and chief...

WEWS NewsChannel 5 Earns Prestigious Awards

Wed, September 17, 2008

At the 39th annual Emmy Awards on Saturday night, the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Lower Great Lakes chapter) awarded WEWS...

NBC ACTION NEWS AT 10 P.M. NAMED BEST PRIMETIME NEWSCAST BY THE KANSAS ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS

Tue, September 02, 2008

(Kansas City, Missouri)- KSHB-TV, Kansas City’s NBC Action News Station, announced that NBC Action News at 10 p.m. has been awarded Best...

NEWSCHANNEL 5 INVESTIGATORS EARN TOP HONORS FROM THE OHIO SPJ

Wed, August 27, 2008

NewsChannel 5 earned seven awards, the most by any Cleveland television station, from the 2008 Ohio Society of Professional Journalists...

NBC ACTION NEWS EARNS THE MOST 2008 NEWS EMMY NOMINATIONS IN KANSAS CITY

Tue, August 26, 2008

(Kansas City, Missouri)- The St. Louis/Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has recognized KSHB-TV, Kansas...

Scripps Networks Interactive files Form 10-Q

Wed, August 20, 2008

CINCINNATI - Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI) filed its second quarter 2008 Form 10-Q with the Securities and Exchange Commission on...

Scripps Networks Interactive information available at New York Stock Exchange

Tue, August 12, 2008

CINCINNATI - As previously announced, Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI) was authorized to list its common shares, par value $0.01 per...

Scripps to include non-cash charge in second quarter SEC filings

Tue, August 12, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company today filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission its quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the period...

Scripps Networks Interactive Names John Lansing EVP

Wed, August 06, 2008

CINCINNATI - John Lansing, who has led the growth of Scripps Networks since 2005, has been named executive vice president of parent company...

Scripps Networks Interactive provides financial forecast for third quarter

Wed, August 06, 2008

  CINCINNATI – Scripps Networks Interactive Inc., the parent company of such popular television and Internet lifestyle brands as HGTV,...

Scripps Networks Interactive declares quarterly dividend

Wed, August 06, 2008

CINCINNATI - The Board of Directors of Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. has declared a quarterly dividend of 7.5 cents ($0.075) per share payable...

New Scripps executive will head newspaper division's interactive initiatives

Fri, July 25, 2008

CINCINNATI - Rusty Coats, who has led audience and revenue expansion efforts at several media companies, has been named vice president of...

NBC ACTION NEWS TO BROADCAST FROM NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART HIGH DEFINITION STUDIO

Thu, July 24, 2008

(Kansas City, Missouri)- After weeks of renovations, KSHB-TV, Kansas City’s NBC Action News station, will debut its long-awaited 4,300...

Scripps announces approval of 1-for-3 reverse stock split

Tue, July 15, 2008

CINCINNATI - Shareholders of The E. W. Scripps Company today approved an amendment to the company's amended and restated articles of...

NBC Action News Names Russ Ptacek To Investigative Unit

Mon, July 14, 2008

(Kansas City, Missouri)-Rick Iler, News Director of NBC Action News, announced the addition of Russ Ptacek to the NBC Action News Investigators...

NewsChannel 5 Meteorologist is First in Cleveland to Earn Prestigious Honor

Mon, July 07, 2008

Power of 5 Meteorologist Jason Nicholas recently earned the AMS (American Meteorological Society) Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM)...

Brackin promoted to general manager of Scripps newspaper in San Angelo, Texas

Wed, July 02, 2008

CINCINNATI - Rebekah Brackin, an experienced newspaper professional with extensive online credentials, has been named general manager of the San...

Scripps Networks Interactive launches as separate publicly traded company

Tue, July 01, 2008

CINCINNATI, July 1, 2008 - Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. began operations today as a separate publicly traded company upon the successful...

NewsChannel 5 Investigators Earn Top Honors From Cleveland Press Club

Tue, June 17, 2008

The NewsChannel 5 Investigators, northeast Ohio’s largest investigative team, captured six awards at the 30th annual Press Club of...

Scripps controlling class of shareholders approves company's planned separation

Fri, June 13, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company's controlling class of shareholders has approved the separation of Scripps Networks Interactive Inc....

SEC affirmation clears way for "when-issued" trading of Scripps and Scripps Networks Interactive on NYSE

Wed, June 11, 2008

CINCINNATI - The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has affirmed the effectiveness of the Form 10 registration statement that was filed...

NewsChannel 5 Troubleshooter Stories Prompt New Bill to Protect Homeowners

Wed, June 11, 2008

NewsChannel 5 Troubleshooter Joe Pagonakis is making a difference!  His stories about problems between northeast Ohioans and their home...

NBC ACTION NEWS WINS SEVEN MISSOURI BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION AWARDS

Wed, June 11, 2008

  (Kansas City, Missouri)-  This year’s Missouri Broadcasters Association awards proved successful for NBC Action News, Kansas...

Scripps Redeems Note Issues Prior to Maturity

Fri, June 06, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company has redeemed three note issues in advance of the previously announced spin-off of its Scripps Networks and...

NewsChannel 5 Investigators Earn Top Honors

Thu, June 05, 2008

The NewsChannel 5 Investigators, northeast Ohio’s largest investigative team, captured four awards from the Associated Press.  Each...

New Scripps executive will lead information technology for newspaper division

Wed, June 04, 2008

CINCINNATI - Jim York, an information technology executive and publisher, has been named director of information technology for the newspaper...

Scripps provides operating forecasts for two post-separation companies

Tue, June 03, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company, which will separate into two publicly traded companies effective July 1, has provided second-half 2008...

13-year-old Indiana boy wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

Mon, June 02, 2008

WASHINGTON - Sameer Mishra, a 13-year-old speller from West Lafayette, Ind., won the 2008 Scripps National Spelling Bee Friday night. Sameer was...

2008 Scripps National Spelling Bee continues today in Washington D.C.

Thu, May 29, 2008

WASHINGTON - The oral rounds of the 2008 Scripps National Spelling Bee begin today in Washington D.C., featuring top spellers from across the...

2008 Scripps National Spelling Bee begins in Washington D.C.

Tue, May 27, 2008

WASHINGTON - The 2008 Scripps National Spelling Bee takes place this week in Washington D.C., featuring top spellers from across the U.S. and...

Pegram to run Scripps TV station in Tampa

Tue, May 20, 2008

CINCINNATI - Richard Pegram III, who has led market-leading television stations for more than two decades, has been named vice president and...

Interactive group president at Scripps Networks to participate in Goldman Sachs conference

Fri, May 16, 2008

CINCINNATI - Deanna Brown, president of the interactive group at Scripps Networks, will discuss the company's Internet and other emerging...

Regan named vice president and general manager of Scripps station in Cleveland

Wed, May 14, 2008

CINCINNATI - Victoria G. Regan, an innovative and award-winning television executive, has been appointed vice president and general manager of...

Scripps names board directors for post-separation companies

Mon, May 12, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company, which is in the process of separating into two publicly traded corporations, has named directors who will...

Scripps board approves separation

Fri, May 09, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company's board of directors has approved management's plan to separate Scripps into two public companies,...

Veteran broadcaster returns to Florida to run Scripps station in West Palm Beach

Thu, May 01, 2008

CINCINNATI - Steve Wasserman, the senior executive of three major-market television stations over the past 19 years, has been appointed vice...

KSHB-TV Begins Broadcasting Local News In HD

Fri, April 25, 2008

KANSAS CITY – April 24, 2008 -- KSHB-TV, Kansas City's NBC Action News Station, began broadcasting their local newscasts in high...

Scripps-Corbett Award winners unveiled

Thu, April 24, 2008

CINCINNATI - The winners of the 2008 Scripps-Corbett Awards, the most-prestigious recognition of individuals and organizations that have made...

The E. W. Scripps Company names two vice presidents for post-separation HR function

Fri, April 18, 2008

CINCINNATI - Through an internal promotion and an external hire, The E. W. Scripps Company has filled two key roles in its corporate HR function....

Aguilar to retire as president and publisher of San Angelo (Texas) Standard-Times

Fri, April 11, 2008

CINCINNATI - Robert Aguilar, president and publisher of the Standard-Times of San Angelo, Texas, will retire at the end of this year, ending a...

Communications, investor relations roles filled at post-separation Scripps companies

Tue, April 01, 2008

CINCINNATI - Two veteran corporate communications and investor relations professionals have been named to guide those functions at the two...

Stautberg to become CFO at Scripps when separation is completed in July

Tue, April 01, 2008

CINCINNATI – Timothy E. Stautberg, who for nearly 10 years has served as The E. W. Scripps Company’s primary liaison with...

Peirce named trustee of The Edward W. Scripps Trust

Mon, March 31, 2008

CINCINNATI -The Edward W. Scripps Trust, the controlling shareholder of The E. W. Scripps Company, has selected Mary McCabe Peirce as a trustee....

New Scripps executive will lead efforts to create niche newspaper products

Thu, March 27, 2008

CINCINNATI - Javier J. Aldape, a journalist, publisher and corporate executive who has led newspaper audience development efforts in markets from...

Appleton to become Scripps SVP, general counsel when company's separation is completed in July

Thu, March 20, 2008

CINCINNATI - William Appleton, a Cincinnati attorney with extensive experience in media, corporate and securities law matters, will become general...

IRS confirms tax-free status of Scripps separation

Tue, March 04, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company has received a private letter ruling from the Internal Revenue Service confirming the tax-free status of...

Scripps files 10-K, reports final fourth quarter and full-year results

Fri, February 29, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company today filed its annual Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007 with the Securities and Exchange...

Edward W. Scripps Jr. retires from trust, board

Tue, February 26, 2008

CINCINNATI - Edward W. Scripps Jr. has notified The E. W. Scripps Company's board of directors that he is retiring as a trustee of the Edward...

Scripps seeking buyer for Albuquerque Tribune

Wed, February 20, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company is seeking a buyer for The Albuquerque Tribune, an afternoon newspaper that's published Monday through...

Albuquerque Tribune to cease publication

Wed, February 20, 2008

CINCINNATI - The Albuquerque Tribune will publish its final edition on Saturday, Feb. 23. The decision to close the newspaper follows a...

Costantini moves to Scripps Networks as EVP of Affiliate Sales and Marketing

Fri, February 08, 2008

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - (FEBRUARY 5, 2008) - As Scripps Networks continues to focus on growing its established lifestyle brands while broadening the...

Scripps-Corbett Awards issues call for nominations from community

Fri, February 08, 2008

CINCINNATI - A 33-year tradition of honoring the contributions that individuals, businesses and arts organizations have made to the cultural...

Save Money This February On Good Morning Cleveland!

Thu, January 31, 2008

Watch NewsChannel 5’s Good Morning Cleveland during the month of February and save money.  Consumer Specialist Angie Lau reveals 29...

Scripps reports preliminary fourth quarter financial results

Thu, January 31, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company today reported preliminary operating results for the fourth quarter 2007, reflecting strong revenue and...

Scripps names executives for post-separation companies

Tue, January 22, 2008

CINCINNATI - The E. W. Scripps Company, which intends to separate into two publicly traded corporations this summer, has named additional members...

Philipps named president, CEO of Scripps Howard Foundation

Tue, January 22, 2008

CINCINNATI - Mike Philipps, a career newspaper journalist who for seven years guided The Post newspapers in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky as...

Scripps launches interactive forum for diverse political, cultural views

Wed, January 16, 2008

CINCINNATI - RedBlueAmerica, a fully interactive forum for diverse political and cultural ideas and opinion, was launched today to tap the...

NBC ACTION NEWS LAUNCHES WEEKEND MORNING NEWSCAST

Thu, January 10, 2008

  (Kansas City, Missouri)-  Rick Iler, KSHB-TV News Director, announced today that the weekend edition of NBC Action News Today will...

New Web service -- KYPost.com -- to build on journalistic tradition of The Post newspapers

Tue, January 01, 2008

CINCINNATI – Building on the 126-year journalistic tradition of The Post newspapers, a new Internet service called KYPost.com launched today...