Bangor Daily News Offering Voluntary Buyouts; Layoffs Possible
Employees at the Bangor Daily News have been offered voluntary buyouts. Todd Benoit, Director of News and New Media, tells TV 5 it has to do with money and the need to position the company to be stronger going forward. He won’t say how many people this will impact or if anyone has accepted a buyout. We’re told layoffs are possible. The Portland Press Herald recently announced 40 jobs are being cut there, with layoffs possible. We’ll bring you more information when we have it.