By: E&P Staff
Rufus M. Friday has been named publisher of the Tri-City Herald in Kennewick, Wash.
Friday has served as vice president of circulation at The News & Observer in Raleigh, N.C., since he joined McClatchy in 2003. He succeeds Cheryl Ebright Dell, who in December was named publisher of The News Tribune in Tacoma, Wash.
Friday, 43, has served as circulation director for The Jackson (Tenn.) Sun, the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star, and the Montgomery (Ala.) Advertiser.