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The Bee is Back, co-sponsored by the Skagit Valley Herald

Mount Vernon, Wash. (March 2014) — Students will once again get a place in the spelling spotlight this spring. After a three-year hiatus, Skagit County’s regional spelling bee is set to return to Bay View Elementary School on March 23. Years after financial difficulties and a tough economic climate had halted the regional bee usually […]

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Eric Johnston named Chief Operating Officer for the Pioneer News Group, Co.

Eric Johnston has been named Chief Operating Officer for the Pioneer News Group, a family-owned media company based out of Seattle, WA that’s comprised of 23 small and medium-sized community newspapers in Washington, Utah, Oregon, Montana and Idaho. Previously, he was publisher of the Modesto Bee with oversight responsibilities for the Merced Sun and four weekly […]

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Idaho Press-Tribune announces new managing editor

Nampa, Idaho (February 2014) — The Idaho Press-Tribune will have a new managing editor beginning Feb. 12, and he doesn’t have far to travel to get here. Scott McIntosh, currently the managing editor of the Argus Observer in Ontario, took the job last week. McIntosh, 43, lives in the Treasure Valley with his wife, Nicola, […]

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