Local news outlet voiceofsandiego.org cut four employees Friday citing lower-than-expected revenue in 2012.
The site's CEO Scott Lewis and Editor Andrew Donohue issued a statement on what they described as a “difficult day” confirming the elimination of four positions and naming three employees who will no longer contribute to the website.
"There won't be any further reductions for 2012. Still have an incredible staff and big plans," Donohue posted via Twitter.
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