Duluth News Tribune Moving Production to New State-of-the-art Press

The Duluth News Tribune is moving its production operations from the basement of its downtown Duluth (MN) building to a new 35,000-square-foot production center on Airpark Boulevard. There, the new $2.67 million Goss offset press has been assembled and is up and running on a limited basis as pressmen learn the new technology. It replaces an old Goss flexo press that’s near the end of its lifespan.

Use of the new press is being phased in. The Sunday comics and Scrapbook sections started being printed there early this month, then shipped downtown and inserted in the rest of the paper. The