McClatchy-owned newspapers will eliminate their Saturday editions by the end of 2020 and augment their Friday and Sunday print content.

In a message to readers of The Sacramento Bee, Gary Wortel, president and publisher and McClatchy regional publisher, wrote: “We are dedicated to providing this community, one we care deeply about, with independent, fact-based news and solutions for local businesses that help us all thrive and grow for many years to come.”

Elsewhere: Lauren Gustus named director of Community Funding Initiatives (McClatchy)