The Reporter (Vacaville)
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Digital First Media
PublisherJim Gleim
EditorJack F.K. Bungart
Headquarters401 Davis Street, Suite F, Vacaville, California
Circulation2,721 Daily
3,824 Sunday (as of 2022)[1]

The Vacaville Reporter is a newspaper in the city of Vacaville, California. It also covers surrounding Solano County, California, including Fairfield and Dixon. The Rico family, who had owned the paper since 1935, sold the paper to MediaNews Group in 2002.[2]

In 2013, MediaNews Group merged and became Digital First Media which is controlled by Alden Global Capital.[3] Alden has a practice of reducing staff and draining resources from local papers.[4]


  1. ^ "Bay Area News Group Market Book" (PDF). Dropbox. Retrieved 2023-04-21.
  2. ^ "Vacaville newspaper sold to Denver media firm". San Francisco Business Times. 2002-08-16. Retrieved 2015-05-17.
  3. ^ "So Long, MediaNews Group; Hello Digital First Media". Denver Newspaper Guild. 2013-12-31. Archived from the original on 2023-06-06. Retrieved 2023-12-27.
  4. ^ Folkenflik, David (2021-05-21). "'Vulture' Fund Alden Global, Known For Slashing Newsrooms, Buys Tribune Papers". National Public Radio. Archived from the original on 2021-05-21. Retrieved 2022-05-30.