Scottsdale’s original newspaper, The Scottsdale Progress, which was founded in 1948 and shuttered in 2009, will resume publication as a Sunday weekly beginning Sept. 16. The newspaper was recently purchased by Times Media Group, which owns nearly two dozen media statewide.
In a move to advance high-quality enterprise journalism, the Scripps Howard Foundation is making a $6 million investment into the creation of two centers for investigative journalism.
The Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television and Sciences (NATAS) will name four media veterans to its Silver Circle Society during the 41st annual Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards on Sept. 22 at Château Luxe in Phoenix. The honorees are: Tom Fergus of FOX 10, Bruce Cooper of 12 News, Mike Watkiss of CBS 5 and Joe Hengemuehler, formerly of ABC15 and Tucson News Now.