Indianapolis alt-weekly Nuvo cuts print schedule
Nuvo, an alternative newsweekly based in Indianapolis, is cutting its print schedule.
Starting in mid-November, the print edition of the paper was to be published every two weeks. Going forward, the page count will be up, with more advertising. e paper will have more event recommendations and previews and longer features in news, arts, food and
entertainment, according to the paper.
“While our overall readership has remained consistent over the past three decades, the number of digital readers continues to increase and print readers decrease, with a good number reading us both online and in print,” said an explanation of the changes from Editor Laura McPhee.
Recently the paper got a grant from the Community Listening and Engagement Fund backed by e News Integrity Initiative, e Democracy Fund, the Knight Foundation and the Lenfest Institute for Journalism.
e paper used the grant funds to get two platforms, Hearken and GroundSource, that “will help make our journalism more public-powered,” according to the paper.
e paper dates to 1990. “We’re excited about the future and how we will evolve in order to remain Indy’s best source for local, independent journalism for decades to come,” McPhee wrote.