( East Oregonian EO) is a daily newspaper published in Pendleton, Oregon, United States and covering Umatilla and Morrow counties. The newspaper was established in 1875 by M. P. Bull, as a weekly. [2 ] [3 ] In 1882, [4 ] C. S. "Sam" Jackson purchased the EO. [4 ] Within a year it had become a semiweekly, [5 ] and in 1888, the paper was published every day except Sunday. [4 ] Jackson went on to become the publisher of the [5 ] in Oregon Journal Portland. [4 ] [5 ]
The newspaper is owned by EO Media Group, which prior to January 2013 was named the East Oregonian Publishing Company.
As of 2013, the paper is published Tuesday through Saturday mornings and has a circulation of 7,014. [2 ] The paper maintains a bureau in [6 ] Hermiston. The [2 ] EO is the newspaper of record for Umatilla County. [7 ]
East Oregonian Publishing Company [ edit ]
In addition to the
East Oregonian, EO Media Group (formerly the East Oregonian Publishing Company) publishes the , Blue Mountain Eagle , and the The Hermiston Herald in Wallowa County Chieftain Eastern Oregon. [8 ]
The company also owns
, the The Daily Astorian , Seaside Signal the [9 ] , Capital Press ( Oregon Coast Today Lincoln City, Oregon), and the ( Chinook Observer Long Beach, Washington). [8 ]
References [ edit ]
^ "Kathryn Brown appointed East Oregonian publisher". . The Associated Press. December 29, 2012 The Oregonian . Retrieved March 19, 2013.
^ a b c "EO History". East Oregonian . Retrieved March 19, 2013.
^ "Pendleton . East Oregonian" University of Oregon Libraries . Retrieved 2011-02-26.
^ a b c d "East Oregonian newspaper has long history in Eastern Oregon". East Oregonian Publishing Company . Retrieved March 19, 2013.
^ a b c Mahoney, Barbara. "Charles S. (Sam) Jackson (1860-1924)". . Portland State University The Oregon Encyclopedia . Retrieved March 19, 2013.
^ "East Oregonian". Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association . Retrieved March 19, 2013.
^ "Newspapers and Genealogical Resources". University of Oregon Libraries . Retrieved March 19, 2013.
^ a b "EO Media Group – Publications" . Retrieved March 19, 2013.
^ "Signal Sold". . February 28, 2013. Archived from Seaside Signal the original on March 4, 2013.
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