About NORTH COUNTY TIMES
Owned by Midwestern newspaper publisher Lee Enterprises,
North County Times
is a regional paper serving the area north of San Diego, California, including the cities of Escondido and Oceanside as well as their surrounding areas. The paper produces nine local editions and boasts a circulation of about 70,000. Lee Enterprises owns or has stakes in about 50 daily newspapers and more than 300 weekly papers and niche publications in more than 20 states.