Bad times have been followed by worse times at the Sun-Times, and Cooke had to meet Tuesday afternoon with leaders of the Chicago Newspaper Guild, giving them the bad news that the paper needed to cut salaries to the tune of three columnists, a reporter, a photographer, and five editorial assistants. Going by guild scale, the combined yearly salaries of those positions comes to about $580,000.
Says CNG's executive director, Gerald Minkkinen, after the guild-management meeting "things happened that could change the picture."
"Jay Mariotti resigned."
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