Reno Gazette-Journal

The Reno Gazette Journal is the main daily newspaper for Reno, Nevada. It is owned and operated by the Gannett Company. It came into being when the Nevada State Journal (founded on November 23, 1870) and the Reno Evening Gazette (founded on March 28, 1876) were combined on October 7, 1983.[2]

Reno Gazette Journal
TypeDaily newspaper
EditorBrian Duggan[1]
FoundedNevada State Journal: November 23, 1870 (1870-11-23)
Reno Evening Gazette: March 28, 1876 (1876-03-28)
Reno Gazette-Journal: October 7, 1983 (1983-10-07)
Headquarters955 Kuenzli Street
Reno, Nevada 89502-2000
Circulation66,442 Daily[2]
82,651 Sunday[2]

Speidel Newspapers bought the Gazette on October 1, 1939 and bought the Journal a month later.[3] Gannett bought Speidel Newspapers on May 11, 1977.[4]

On April 16, 2019, an edition of the Nevada State Journal was found during the opening of a time capsule from 1872 in the cornerstone of a demolished Masonic lodge in Reno.[5][6]

The Reno Gazette Journal is one of two dailies (the other being the Sparks Tribune) covering the Reno–Sparks metropolitan area, which is also served by the Reno News & Review, an alternative newsweekly.


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