The Buffalo News

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The Buffalo News
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Lee Enterprises (2020-present)

Berkshire Hathaway (1977–2020)

Butler family (1873-1977)
PublisherTom Wiley
EditorSheila Rayam[1]
FoundedOctober 11, 1880; 142 years ago (1880-10-11) as the Buffalo Evening News
Circulation56,005 Average print circulation[2]
OCLC number8882862

The Buffalo News is a daily newspaper located in the Buffalo–Niagara Falls metropolitan area in downtown Buffalo, New York. It just sold its headquarters to Uniland Development Corp. For decades, this was the only paper fully owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.[3] On January 29, 2020, the paper reported that it was being sold to Lee Enterprises.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Harris, Jon (26 July 2022). "Sheila Rayam named executive editor of The Buffalo News; first Black journalist to lead newsroom". The Buffalo News. Retrieved 26 July 2022.
  2. Turvill, William (June 24, 2022). "Top 25 US newspaper circulations: Print sales fall another 12% in 2022". Press Gazette. Retrieved 28 June 2022.
  3. "EXCLUSIVE: Warren Buffett — Newspaper Industry Got Too Complacent". Editor & Publisher. December 14, 2009. Archived from the original on 2012-07-10. Retrieved 2009-12-14.
  4. Robinson, David (January 29, 2020). "The Buffalo News is being sold to Lee Enterprises". The Buffalo News. Retrieved July 12, 2021.