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U-T Lays Off Almost 200 Workers

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Aired 5/8/09

Platinum Equity, a Beverly Hills investment firm, completed its purchase of the San Diego Union-Tribune this week. What will new ownership at the Union-Tribune mean to the community the newspaper serves?

Gloria Penner: Just days after Platinum Equity took ownership of the San Diego Union-Tribune this week, almost 200 employees were laid off.

Guests

Tim McClain, editor of San Diego Metropolitan Magazine.

John Warren, editor and publisher of San Diego Voice & Viewpoint.

Bob Kittle, editor of the San Diego Union-Tribune editorial page.

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