The press assembly was completed in January and was being put through its paces, with test printings leading to fine-tuned colors.
Control systems monitor all steps of the printing process.
Rick Wineman, pressroom foreman, left, and Jim Davies, production director, examine one of the plates that will be placed on the press prior to printing a page.
A detailed view of one of the many huge gears that moves the press.
The Vindicator’s modern offset printing press will produce a brighter, bolder, more colorful newspaper in a new contemporary size. Standing in front of The Vindicator Printing Company’s $10-million investment are, from left: Mark A. Brown, ...