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Encyclopedia > Mail Tribune
Mail Tribune
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet

Owner Ottaway Community Newspapers
Publisher Grady Singletary
Editor Bob Hunter
Founded April 2, 1907
Headquarters 111 North Fir Street, Medford, Oregon 97501 USA
Circulation 37,000

Website: MailTribune.com

The Mail Tribune is a seven-day daily newspaper based in Medford, Oregon, United States that serves Jackson County, Oregon, and adjacent areas of northern California. A newspaper is a lightweight and disposable publication (more specifically, a periodical), usually printed on low-cost paper called newsprint. ... Newspaper sizes in August 2005. ... April 2 is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Motto: The Center of the Rogue Valley Location in Oregon Coordinates: Country United States State Oregon County Jackson County Incorporated February 24, 1885 Government  - Mayor Gary Wheeler Area  - City  21. ... A newspaper is a lightweight and disposable publication (more specifically, a periodical), usually printed on low-cost paper called newsprint. ... Motto: The Center of the Rogue Valley Location in Oregon Coordinates: Country United States State Oregon County Jackson County Incorporated February 24, 1885 Government  - Mayor Gary Wheeler Area  - City  21. ... Official language(s) (none)[1] Capital Salem Largest city Portland Area  Ranked 9th  - Total 98,466 sq mi (255,026 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 2. ... Jackson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oregon. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ...

Contents

Its coverage area centers on Medford and Ashland and includes many small communities in fast-growing Jackson County. The newspaper also covers parts of Central Point, Talent, Eagle Point and Phoenix, as well as areas of western Jacksonville. Coordinates: Country United States State Oregon County Jackson Settled 1852 Government  - Mayor John Morrison Area  - City  6. ... Central Point is a city in Jackson County, Oregon, United States. ... Talent is a city located in Jackson County, Oregon. ... Eagle Point is a city in Jackson County, Oregon, United States. ... Phoenix is a city located in Jackson County, Oregon. ... Jacksonville is a city located in Jackson County, Oregon. ...


Founded in April 2, 1907, the newspaper is now owned by Ottaway Community Newspapers, a subsidiary of Dow Jones & Company. It was awarded the 1934 Pulitzer Prize for Meritorious Service, because of its coverage of corrupt politicians. [1] Its sister paper in Ashland, the Ashland Daily Tidings, is also owned by Ottaway. April 2 is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Dow Jones redirects here. ... The following are the Pulitzer Prizes for 1934 Journalism Awards Public Service: Medford Mail Tribune for its campaign against unscrupulous politicians in Jackson County, Oregon. ... The Ashland Daily Tidings is a newspaper published in Ashland, Oregon, United States. ...


Daily format

A daily edition of the Mail Tribune always has at least four sections: An "A" section, Local News, Sports and Classifieds. The size and configuration of the paper varies day to day, based on how many advertisements have been sold. This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Commercialism redirects here. ...


A section

The A section of the Mail Tribune is typically 8-16 pages and contains most of the big local, state, national and international news of the day. The biggest or most interesting local stories of the day, and frequently state, national or world news, are featured on Page A1, the newspaper's front cover. These stories are typically continued, or "jumped," on Page A2, which also has the Oregon lottery results. Additional news stories print on pages A3, A4 and A5. The Mail Tribune also typically features two pages of opinions in the "A" section, often on pages A6 and A7.


Healthy Living

The Mail Tirbune's lifestyle section, called "Healthy Life," runs either as the second or third section of the paper. The front page of this section often has several articles that relate to the same theme. Additionally, entertainment news, comics, advice columns, puzzles and obituaries run in this section.


Sports

The sports section is either the second or third of the paper. The Mail Tribune does not focus heavily on local high school sports, but rather tends to publish more national sports news. The sports section front features a selection of the day's top local sports stories. The second page of the sports section includes a scoreboard of national, international and local sports scores and data.


Other standing pages

The daily Mail Tribune usually publishes a business news page somewhere in the paper. Entertainment news pages are also quite common. The fourth section of the daily newspaper is a listing of classified advertisements. This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...


Special sections

Friday

On Fridays, the newspaper has its four base sections but adds a tabloid-sized insert called "Tempo." This publication spotlights a local event or organization and also includes concert, exhibit and other entertainment listings. In addition, Friday's newspaper includes "Tempo", a local television, arts, and local concert listings guide.


Sunday

The Sunday paper usually has an in-depth story on Page A1 that continues to Page A3, along with a state government column and column on state lawmakers' votes. The Sunday paper adds several sections to the four daily ones: "Business", "Sunday Life" (in place of Healthy Life) and "Arts & Leisure".


Newsroom

The Mail Tribune's newsroom is located in downtown Medford, along with the newspaper's administrative and sales offices. The newsroom is led by an editor in chief, managing editor, news editor, sports editor, online editor, lifestyles editor and editorial page editor. The news staff includes approximately 17 full-time reporters covering various geographic or topical beats, as well as several editorial assistants, copy editors, staff photographers and freelance writers and photographers.


The Mail Tribune is a member of the Associated Press and follows AP Style, with few exceptions. The newsroom uses Harris & Baseview's JazBox content management system, along with Adobe InDesign, InCopy, Photoshop and Illustrator. The computers run on Microsoft Windows XP Professional Edition. The Associated Press, or AP, is an American news agency, the worlds largest such organization. ... AP Stylebook, 2004 edition The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law, usually called the AP Stylebook, is the primary style and usage guide for most newspapers and newsmagazines in the United States. ... Adobe Systems (pronounced a-DOE-bee IPA: ) (NASDAQ: ADBE) (LSE: ABS) is an American computer software company headquartered in San Jose, California, USA. Adobe was founded in December 1982[1] by John Warnock and Charles Geschke, who established the company after leaving Xerox PARC in order to develop and sell... Adobe InDesign is a desktop publishing (DTP) application produced by Adobe Systems. ... Adobe InCopy is a professional word processing software product made by Adobe Systems. ... “Photoshop” redirects here. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Microsoft Corporation, (NASDAQ: MSFT, HKSE: 4338) is a multinational computer technology corporation with global annual revenue of US$44. ... Windows XP is a line of proprietary operating systems developed by Microsoft for use on general-purpose computer systems, including home and business desktops, notebook computers, and media centers. ...


Online

The Mail Tribune first went online in the early 1990s, and its online properties have evolved ever since, providing more functionality, content and services to the readers in the Medford market as well as the world. For the band, see 1990s (band). ...


The main newspaper web site is at MailTribune.com, updated daily with print edition news as well as throughout the day with breaking news and updates. The primary site also offers a news archive powered by Google. The community pages not only organize news by region but also include lots of information about each community to help people find answers to most commonly asked questions.


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