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The Scope

The Scope, a St. John’s arts and entertainment newspaper was published from 2006-2013.

The first issue of The Scope was published for the week March 23-30, 2006, it did not contain a volume or issue number. The next issue was published for the week July 6-12, 2006 and was listed as issue 1, with this issue the newspaper began as a weekly, printing 6,000 copies. In fall of 2006 they moved to a bi-weekly print schedule and remained that way until 2010. As of June 2010 The Scope switched to a monthly print schedule to reduce printing and distribution costs and to focus on online-only content. In November 2013 they announced that the last edition would be in December 2013, ending publication after 7 years.

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