The Lübecker Nachrichten
for Lübeck News
) is a regional daily newspaper
, covering Schleswig-Holstein
and western Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
. It is, along with the Schleswig-Holsteinischer Zeitungsverlag
and the Kieler Nachrichten
, one of the largest daily newspapers in Schleswig-Holstein.
LN appears daily except on Mondays and days after holidays. It was formed in 1946 from the Lübecker General-Anzeiger founded in 1832 (Lübeck General-Gazette), a title it still uses for its local Lübeck supplement.
The paper is published by Lübecker Nachrichten GmbH, headquartered in the Buntekuh district of Lübeck and 49% owned by Axel Springer AG.
Editor-in-chief is Uli Exner (since 2006).