William Dean SingletonEnviroReporter.com‘s Michael Collins interviewed and wrote about William Dean Singleton in 2000 for a brief incarnation of the Greater Los Angeles Press Club’s Eightball magazine. Singleton is the founder and CEO of MediaNews Group which owns a number of publications in Southern California including the Los Angeles Daily News, Long Beach Press-Telegram, and the Torrance Daily Breeze. These newspapers are part of Singleton’s Los Angeles Newspaper group, the logos of which are below. Following are four articles Collins penned about Singleton, the state of local media, and reactions to them:

“El DiƱo – Dean Singleton Storms Southern California”

“Singleton Shoots Straight – Media mogul speaks his piece”

“Singleton Strikes Out – Judge rules workers’ rights violated at Press-Telegram”

“Wagged Out – Singleton expose ruffles feathers”