People In The News
Steven Baker has been named publisher at the York News-Times.
Michael Burns was named the new publisher for The River Valley Newspaper Group.
Russ Newton was named president and chief operating officer of The San Diego Union-Tribune.
Karen Ferguson, president and publisher of the Indy Star, has been promoted to become one of three group presidents for Gannett's U.S. Community Publishing division.
Postmedia has appointed Keith Bonnell as editor of the Ottawa Sun.
Postmedia announced Adrienne Batra as editor of the Toronto Sun.
Steve Gunn, editor of Capital Gazette Communications in Annapolis, Md., will become the top editor of The Virginian-Pilot.
Colby Cosh has been appointed columnist, editorial and comment for the National Post.
After a nation-wide search Greg Halling will take over as executive editor of the Standard-Examiner.
Coronado Eagle & Journal publisher Dean Eckenroth was elected president of the California Newspaper Publishers Association (CNPA).
Herald-Tribune publisher Patrick Dorsey has been named to the board of directors of the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association
S.V.P. and Chief Information Officer Marc Frons announced his departure from The New York Times.
Jenna Polito has been named as the editor of the Cloverdale Reveille.