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Yvonne Haywood: 231-946-2187,

Jacob Hines: 231-946-2187,

Kevin Cook, Director of Audience Development: 231-933-1422,

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Shawn Winter, Advertising Director: 231-933-1413,, Fax: 231-946-8273


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Nathan Payne, Editor: 231-933-1472,

Allison Batdorff, Interim Editor: 231-933-1468,

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Marta Hepler Drahos, Interim Features/Grand Traverse Scene Editor: 231-933-1487,

Dan Nielsen, Business Editor: 231-933-1467,

Brian Steele, Design Center Manager: 231-933-1502,

Andy Taylor, Associate Editor/Digital Media: 231-933-1477,

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Patti Brandt Burgess, Staff Writer: 231-933-1490,

Brooke Kansier, Staff Writer: 231-933-1478,

Mardi Link, Staff Writer: 231-933-1429,

Sheri McWhirter, Staff Writer: 231-933-1416,

Brendan Quealy, Staff Writer: 231-933-1488,

Jordan Travis, Staff Writer: 231-933-1476,

Mark Urban, Business Writer: 231-933-1441,

Alexa Zoellner, Features Writer: 231-933-1412,


James Cook, Senior Sports Writer: 231-933-1485,

Jake Atnip, Sports Writer: 231-933-1474,

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Stephanie Shomin, Community News: 231-933-1506,


Mike Krebs, Photographer: 231-933-1509,

Jan-Michael Stump, Photographer: 231-933-1509,

Specialty Publications

Gyneth King, Specialty Publications: 231-933-1464,

This Week's Circulars

WILLIAMSBURG [mdash] Dennis Eugene Mull, of Williamsburg, died Dec. 7, 2019. He was born in Ypsilanti. Denny is survived by his beloved wife, Susan Mull; sons, Tom and Mark Mull; sister, Myla Somers (Norm); and brothers, Ron (Jearl) and Joey (Colleen). Denny was also dearly loved by his step…

FRANKFORT [mdash] Sharron Sue Davy, 78, died Dec. 5, 2019 at her home in Frankfort. Her loving husband was at her side. She was born in Petoskey in 1941 the daughter of George and Frances Shook. Sharron grew up in Detroit. In 1962 Sharron married Thomas Davy. Together they raised three child…

INTERLOCHEN [mdash] Lois Joan Waulkazoo, 78, of Interlochen, died Dec. 4, 2019 at her home. Born in 1941, she was the daughter of William Hugh Milton and Anna Pearl Hamilton. Lois will be remembered by her family and friends as a loving wife, mother and sister. She will be missed by all who …