East Oregonian

Big Things Happening at EO Media Group

This is a unique time in the history of our industry and in our company.  Industry wide, advertising revenues are shifting and at the same time readers have more options than ever to get their news. We, as a company, have to be responsive to these shifts and changes. To do so, we are following […]


EO Media Group earns 61 awards at ONPA for news and advertising

EO Media Group earned 61 awards overall in the Oregon Newspaper Publisher’s Association 2013 annual contests. The awards were announced at the annual ONPA convention in Bend and included 24 first-place trophies. The contest covers entires published during the calendar year 2012. Capital Press ONPA Associate Member Publications Contest Winners 2013 (1) Graphics, Group A, […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 — […]


SPJ awards a boon for company journalists

The East Oregonian Publishing Company’s “Fate of Our Forests” series has won a top regional journalism award. The series, which ran in the group’s newspapers, earned first place in the business and economic reporting category of the annual Society of Professional Journalists’ competition. The group competes against daily newspapers of 25,000 circulation or below in […]


Oodles of awards blanket EOPubCo publications

East Oregonian Publishing Co. newspapers and websites brought home 55 awards and three general excellence placings from the Oregon Newspaper Publisher’s 2011 Better Newspaper Contest, July 14-15, in Gleneden Beach. EAST OREGONIAN The East Oregonian won the highest award presented to Oregon newspapers in its circulation group. Competing in the daily category for newspapers with […]


EO wins state’s newspaper award

The East Oregonian has won the highest award presented to Oregon newspapers in its circulation group in the 2011 Better Newspaper Contest, held by the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association. Competing in the daily category for newspapers with circulation of 10,000 or less, the EO won the general excellence award, the top award in the 2011 […]


EO claims 6 first-place awards in state contest

The East Oregonian earned six first-place awards at the 2010 Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association’s Better Newspaper Contest, as well as four second-place honors and a third-place prize, during the association’s annual convention Friday in Salem. The EO competed against other Oregon daily newspapers with circulations of 10,000 or less. Top honors were given to the […]