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The Herald & Review has promoted Allison Petty to digital and special projects editor. She has been a reporter with the paper since 2010, and has covered local government, parks, higher education, courts and crime. For the latest news in central Illinois, check out the Herald & Review on
The Courier-Journal has bid adieu to executive editor Neil Budde, who resigned after serving three years in the role. His extensive career includes executive roles at AxisPhilly, Yahoo! News, and Dow Jones. Follow Louisville, Kentucky news via Twitter.
CBS Little Rock affiliate KTHV-TV has welcomed Amanda Jaeger as a noon anchor and evening reporter. She joined from KWCH-TV, the CBS affiliate in Wichita, where she briefly served as a live desk anchor. Get breaking news throughout Arkansas via Twitter.
Kieran Murray has been named Washington bureau chief for Reuters, and will take up the role in January. Murray is currently the news editor for Latin American and the Caribbean for Reuters in Mexico City. He replaces Kevin Krolicki, who was promoted to regional editor for the Americas
The Kansas City Star has gone through a few changes. Yael Abouhalkah has left The Kansas City Star after being with the paper for almost 37 years. Editorial page editor Lewis Diuguid, who joined the paper in 1977, has also left. Colleen McCain Nelson is the incoming editorial page
Bustle has acquired a new senior editor, Sam Escobar. Escobar previously worked for Good Housekeeping as a beauty editor. Bustle offers the latest in fashion, entertainment, beauty and lifestyle news. Follow the magazine on Facebook and Twitter.
Heather Unruh is leaving WCVB-TV after 15 years with the station. Unruh was an Early Evening Anchor and Medical Reporter for the station. Unruh previously worked for KFOR in Oklahoma City and WVTM in Birmingham Alabama. Follow WCVB-TV on Twitter and Facebook.
Houston Public Media has appointed Dave Fehling as director of news and public affairs. He most recently served as energy and environment reporter for KUHF-FM, the organization’s public radio station. He also served as the Houston-based reporter for StateImpact Texas, a reporting project of NPR stations. Follow Houston Public
Jahmai Webster, a reporter and weekend sports anchor from KMGH-TV, joins the NESN, New England Sports Network as an evening anchor. Webster covers local and national sports news headlines as Evening Anchor. Follow NESN on Twitter and Facebook.