The Luzerner Zeitung, (formerly the Neue Luzerner Zeitung) is the biggest regional newspaper in central Switzerland. The result of a merger of several regional newspapers in 1996, some of which were over 150 years old, it is distributed in some cases under a different name in the cantons of Lucerne, Zug, Obwalden, Nidwalden and Uri, in some cases . It belongs to the NZZ Media Group, which owns an 80 percent stake in publisher LZ Medien. Since 2008 LZ Medien has also published the Sunday paper Zentralschweiz am Sonntag.
|Frequency of publication||Monday to Saturday|
|Visits||1.000.000 - 5.000.000|
|Online payment model||Content partially fee-based|
|Publisher||LZ Medien / NZZ-Mediengruppe|
|Area of distribution||Regional|
|Address||Maihofstrasse 76, 6006 Luzern|
|Phone||0041 41 429 52 52|