About The News and Observer Publishing Company

This company has all the news that's fit to print for the Triangle. A subsidiary of newspaper giant McClatchy, The News & Observer Publishing Co. publishes The News & Observer newspaper covering the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill region of North Carolina. In addition to its flagship paper, the company operates about 10 weekly and bi-weekly community papers serving the surrounding region, along with related news Web sites. The roots of The News & Observer stretch back to 1865 with the founding of The Sentinel in Raleigh, eventually absorbed by The Observer, which merged with The News to become The News & Observer in 1880.

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The News and Observer Publishing Company

215 S Mcdowell St
Raleigh, NC 27601-2929
Phone: 1 (919) 829-4500
Fax: 1 (919) 829-4529


  • Employer Type: Subsidiary
  • Managing Editor, Newsobserver.com: Eric Frederick
  • Interactive Sales Specialist: Chad Ingle
  • Staff Writer: John Murawski
  • Employees: 1,000

Major Office Locations

  • Raleigh, NC

Other Locations

  • Beaufort, NC
  • Benson, NC
  • Garner, NC
  • Zebulon, NC