Google’s PageRank is not the big deal it once was, it is now just one piece of the puzzle, and they keep adding more pieces. With that in mind, it still gives you some insight into how Google views your site’s worthiness.
No change for 1918, still stuck at 3, but a complete overhaul of the site architecture, not to mention running WordPress should help bump it up by th etime the next update surfaces.
I did see an uptick for two of the McClatchy newspaper sites: Bellville News-Democrat and Charlotte Observer. I did some work with Charlotte, and hopefully we will continue to see them crawl out of the PR cellar.