More than 800 people will lose their jobs from several companies in Cook County.
Crain's Chicago Business reports Sun-Times Media Holdings LLC, which publishes several newspapers including the Chicago Sun-Times, plans to lay off 456 people in its printing plant in Chicago.
The majority of the workers who are losing their jobs are unionized personnel, paper handlers, electricians, machinists, drivers and operating engineers, according to the publication.
Another media company planning cuts is Schofield Media Group LLC, also based in Chicago. The company will close after losing funding from their bank and will eliminate 107 jobs.
According to Crain's Chicago Business, other companies planning to make cuts include: