The Star Tribune has named Rene Sanchez the newspaper's new top editor Tuesday. He assumes the role Friday, replacing Nancy Barnes after a three week search.SEE ALSO: Nancy Barnes leaving Star Tribune after six years as editorSanchez, 48, is currently the deputy managing editor for content, supervis ... More >>
-- Updates at bottom --Nancy Barnes, editor of the Star Tribune since 2007, is leaving the paper for the same position with the Houston Chronicle.SEE ALSO: Barnes apologizes for Jim Souhan column about Coach Kill's epileptic seizures In a Star Tribune report, publisher Mike Klingensmith is quoted as ... More >>
People have always been willing to pay for news, Mike Klingensmith says.
We'll see if any of this impacts the Pioneer Press newsroom in the long run.
Amid layoffs and a new publisher, the paper finally hits bottom
He brings with him two decades of media business experience at Time, Inc., as well as a more recent specialty: media mergers and acquisitions.