Dave McKinney exits Chicago Sun-Times

Dave McKinney is leaving his post as the Springfield bureau chief for the Chicago Sun-Times. He had worked for the paper for 19 years. Chicago Sun-Times (217) 753-2986 www.suntimes.com

Metro Pulse folds

E.W. Scripps has shut down Metro Pulse, laying off all staff. The alternative weekly’s content will move to the entertainment section of the Knoxville News-Sentinel. The paper was launched in 1991 and acquired by Scripps in 2007. Metro Pulse www.metropulse.com

Tom Russo exits Atlanta Business Chronicle

Atlanta Business Chronicle recently announced that Tom Russo has been let go from the magazine. Russo served as copy editor for 15 years, and he previously worked as the industry focus editor for the publication. Atlanta Business Chronicle (404) 249-1000 atlanta(at)bizjournals.com www.bizjournals.com/atlanta

The Dallas Morning News welcomes Hunter Hauk

Hunter Hauk was named pop music critic for The Dallas Morning News. He previously was the entertainment editor for the paper’s now-defunct Quick magazine from April 2004 to August 20011. Hauk is currently serving as website editor for Cowboys and Indians magazine until he begins his new role at the paper on Dec 1. Hunter Hauk Dallas Morning [...]

Lyndsay Green joins Teen Vogue

Teen Vogue welcomes Lyndsay Green as an online beauty editor. Green was previously an assistant editor at Glam Belleza Latina. Lyndsay Green Teen Vogue (212) 286-2860 www.teenvogue.com