17 Jobs Cut At WHYY
April 23, 2009 at 5:45 AM (PT)
The organization that operates PHILADELPHIA NPR affiliate WHYY-F and PBS affiliate WHYY (TV) is laying off 16 full-time staffers and one part-timer, reports the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER's JONATHAN STORM. The move cuts about $1.2 million in salaries and benefits (about 4%) from the station's budget.
Spokesman ART ELLIS told STORM that "No one directly involved in news or content production" is leaving.