EO Media Group grabs awards in 2012 SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest

EO Media Group newspapers and websites had a good showing at the 2012 SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism Contest. This annual contest honors the very best in journalism in SPJ’s Region 10 which includes Alaska, Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana. This year’s contest covers work produced or published in 2012 within our region. SPJ received […]


Community engagement

Over the past several weeks in our weekly Digital Team newsletter, we’ve passed along some great tips to our newsrooms for help with community engagement following on the heels of a post by Steve Buttry, a Digital Transformation Editor at Digital First Media. Below we have brought together highlights of our newsletter tips and Steve’s […]


EO Media Group Twitter accounts

Here at the EO Media Group, not only do we maintain websites for our various products, but we have social media accounts tied to those products as well. Every wonder what Twitter accounts we have or staff use Twitter? Take a look at the list below and make sure to follow us! @DailyAstorian @ChinookObserver @HermistonHerald […]


EO Media Group Facebook Pages

Here at the EO Media Group, not only do we maintain websites for our various products, but we have social media accounts tied to those products as well. Every wonder what Facebook pages we have? Take a look at the list below and make sure to like our pages! Coast River Business Journal East Oregonian […]


EO Media Group Acquires Three Newspapers on Oregon Coast

EO Media Group has expanded its reach on the Oregon coast with the acquisition of the Seaside Signal, Cannon Beach Gazette and Coast River Business Journal. The parent company of The Daily Astorian and Chinook Observer purchased the three newspapers from Country Media, Inc. The transaction was effective February 28. Terms were not disclosed. In […]


EO Media Group releases e-Edition apps

SALEM, OR  (January 22, 2013) — And now, the moment many of our readers have been waiting for: EO Media Group announces the release of e-Edition Apple apps for our publications. The apps will are available for the following Apple products: iPad, iPhone and iTouch. Each e-Edition app provides an exact replica version of the print […]


EO Media Group releases e-Edition Apple apps

And now, the moment many of our readers have been waiting for: EO Media Group announces the release of e-Edition Apple apps for our publications. The apps will are available for the following Apple products: iPad, iPhone and iTouch. Each e-Edition app provides an exact replica version of the print version which you can “flick” […]


East Oregonian, Hermiston Herald bring in new year with changes in leadership teams

A fourth-generation member of the East Oregonian family will become publisher on Jan. 5 following the retirement of Tom Brown. Associate Publisher Kathryn Brown will assume the publisher role at the EO and Hermiston Herald, working closely with Bob Carruth, who will become associate publisher/general manager. Tom Brown — who is not related to Kathryn Brown — […]


Discover Our Coast Redesign

SALEM, OR (December 20, 2012) — EO Media Group announces the redesign of the award- winning DiscoverOurCoast.com website. The site has been redesigned to be simple to use and to enhance the user experience. Built with responsive design (optimal viewing experience on any device), the site features a beautiful, clean look that shines on mobile […]


OnlyAG Wins National Award

Salem, Ore.- The OnlyAG.com Web site recently won a national award. The Local Media Association awarded OnlyAG.com First Place in the category of “Best Site to Buy or Sell Merchandise” in the 2012 Local Community Web Site Contest. The contest covered the top Web initiatives from community and suburban newspapers across North America and recognizes […]