Utahs Leading Spanish-Language Newspaper Celebrates 100th Edition

Utahs Leading Spanish-Language Newspaper Celebrates 100th Edition

El Observador de Utah Reaches Growing Number of Spanish Speakers


SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — El Observador de Utah, Utahs most widely circulated Spanish-language newspaper, recently announced the publication of its 100th print edition. El Observador printed its first issue in February 2010, and focuses on issues pertinent to Utahs growing Spanish-speaking population.

“This is a significant milestone for this publication,” says Clark Gilbert, president and CEO of Deseret Digital Media and the Deseret News. “El Observadors accomplishment demonstrates its unique commitment to producing a credible Spanish-language publication with longevity. The news covered is relevant to multiple demographics and the staff has shown an ability to reach audiences with diverse backgrounds.”

El Observador is published three times per week; the weekday editions, printed on Tuesdays and Thursdays, focus on current news topics, while the weekend installment includes features and family-oriented content.

The staff at El Observador understands Utahs diverse cultures and is dedicated to keeping readers better informed on current events and timely issues. Patricia Quijano Dark, the publications editor, brings experience working for numerous publications in London and was an editor of one of the worlds largest Spanish-language newspapers, Clarin, based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

“Our mission at El Observador is to showcase the happenings of the community and engage reader participation,” says Quijano Dark. “El Observador is expanding upon Utahs strong cultural foundation by giving the states Spanish-speaking population a voice.”

El Observador maintains a circulation of 25,000, and has a combination of home delivery and free delivery at media racks, banks, stores and churches.

For more information about El Observador, or how to advertise or obtain a personal copy, contact Patricia Quijano Dark at (801) 236-6081 or pdark@elobservadordeutah.com.

About El Observador de Utah

El Observador de Utah is Utahs most widely circulated Spanish-language newspaper. Launched in February 2010, the newspaper addresses issues relevant to the states growing Spanish-speaking population via three printed editions per week. El Observador de Utah is a Deseret News publication and a member of Deseret Media Companies.

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Utahs Leading Spanish-Language Newspaper Celebrates 100th Edition