This Friday, the Chicago Sun-Times' Weekend section will be replaced by content from the Chicago Reader, Michael Miner reports. The new 20-page section, featuring listings, reviews and features clearly marked as coming from the Reader, will be called Agenda.
"The Reader isn't changing—its content, press run, and circulation will stay the same," Miner writes. "The Friday Sun-Times will change conspicuously."
Sun-Times Media Editor-in-Chief Jim Kirk tells Miner he spoke with the Weekend staff. "I think they understand this makes sense," he said. "The Weekend section had a great run -- 17 years. But we need to evolve." (more...)