Detroit’s Metro Times names editor

Valerie Vande Panne has been named editor in chief of the Metro Times. Previously, she was an independent journalist, with her work appearing in The Daily Beast, Crain’s Detroit Business and Salon, among others. Vande Panne was also a news editor of High Times magazine in New York and a regular contributor to the Boston [...]

Financial writer at Reuters makes exit

Reuters financial writer Felix Salmon has announced his departure from the wire service. He has declined to say what his new job will be. He has previously worked at Portfolio.com, Euromoney magazine and the now-defunct news service Bridge News. Reuters (646) 223-4000 nyc.equities.newsroom(at)news.reuters.com www.reuters.com  

Minnesota’s Duluth News Tribune names executive editor

Rick Lubbers has been named executive editor of the Duluth News Tribune, where he most recently served as sports editor. He replaces Robin Washington, who left the company earlier this year. Rick Weegman replaces Lubbers as sports editor. Lubbers has previously worked as city night editor at the News Tribune. The Duluth News Tribune serves [...]

New York Daily News names real estate editor

Katherine Clarke has been named real estate editor at the New York Daily News. She replaces Matt Chaban, who recently moved to The New York Times, where he writes the weekly real estate column The Appraisal. Most recently, Clarke served as a senior reporter at The Real Deal. She has also contributed to publications such [...]

Massachusetts weeklies name editor

Erin Tiernan has been named editor of the Norwell Mariner and the Hanover Mariner. Previously, she was a local editor for Patch.com. Before that, she was a staff writer for the North East Independent in Newport, R.I. The Norwell Mariner, serving Norwell, Mass., has a weekly circulation of approximately 2,100, while the Hanover Mariner, serving [...]