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El Nuevo Herald

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Type  Daily newspaper
Owner(s)  The McClatchy Company
Founded  1977 (as El Herald)
Format  Broadsheet
Publisher  Alexandra Villoch
Language  Spanish
El Nuevo Herald

El Nuevo Herald is a newspaper published daily in Spanish in Southeast Florida, in Florida, the United States. Its headquarters is in Doral. El Nuevo Herald's sister paper is the Miami Herald, also produced by the McClatchy Company.


About el Nuevo Herald

Founded: First published in 1975 as El Miami Herald; expanded and relaunched in 1987 as el Nuevo Herald; available as a standalone newspaper in 1998.
Key Executives:
Alexandra Villoch, President and Publisher, Miami Herald Media Company
Myriam Marquez, Executive Editor
Distinction: Award-winning, Spanish-language daily newspaper in the nation's third-largest Hispanic market.
Circulation Area: Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties.
Market: The South Florida market is the primary market in the state of Florida with nearly 4.3 million residents and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. It is the third-largest Hispanic market in the nation.
Of daily newspapers, el Nuevo Herald is the United States' biggest Spanish-language Sunday paper (68,781) and the second-largest daily (53,924). El Nuevo Herald carries an extraordinary sphere of influence in Latin America and the Caribbean for its groundbreaking news.
Customers: Hispanic readers in South Florida, the Caribbean and Latin America; web visitors from around the world.

Major Awards:

Ortega y Gasset Journalism Award for best Spanish-language newspaper in the world
Premio Rey de España—Journalism Award

Maria Moors Cabot Prize
- Outstanding reporting on Latin America
Premio Society for News Design
- Photography

GLADD National Awards
- Outstanding newspaper article

National Association of Hispanic Publications
- Best Hispanic Daily, 1990–99 and 2004-06
- Various Categories Awarded, 1990-2007

Government-paid journalists

On September 8, 2006, the publisher of the Miami Herald, Jesús Díaz Jr., fired three Nuevo Herald journalists – Pablo Alfonso, Wilfredo Cancio Isla and Olga Connor – because they freelanced for Radio/TV Marti, a U.S. Government news agency. Less than a month later, Díaz was instructed by his superiors at The McClatchy Company, the parent company of The Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald, to re-hire the three journalists because they had prior approval to freelance for Radio/TV Marti from their supervisor at the time, el Nuevo Herald executive editor Humberto Castelló. Díaz resigned after reinstating the fired journalists.


El Nuevo Herald Wikipedia

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