This excerpt taken from the MNI DEF 14A filed Mar 30, 2007.
TO BE HELD MAY 16, 2007
To our Shareholders:
The annual meeting of shareholders of The McClatchy Company will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2007, at 9:00 a.m., local time, in the Vizcaya Pavilion, 2019 21st Street, Sacramento, California 95818, for the following purposes:
The Board of Directors has chosen the close of business on March 20, 2007, as the record date to identify those shareholders entitled to notice of and to vote at the annual meeting. This notice, the attached proxy statement and the enclosed proxy card for the meeting are first being mailed to shareholders on or about March 30, 2007.
By Order of the Board of Directors
Karole Morgan-Prager, Corporate Secretary
March 30, 2007