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Gathering staffers in the newsroom today, Hammer said his goodbyes to the team he’s led since 2007.
“It has been a great experience, but I would be lying to you if I said these have been the most blissful years of my career,” Hammer said. “We along with the nation have been on an economic roller coast and our company and industry have had to weather a lot of change.”
@JakeFrankel I would say it will not affect coverage. We will get a new publisher and continue our dedication to covering this community.— polly mcdaniel (@pollymcdaniel) August 6, 2013
@MaryCaitlinByrd We expect a publisher will be brought in from another property.— polly mcdaniel (@pollymcdaniel) August 6, 2013