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Buffalo News editor Connelly announces retirement

April 25, 2022

Posted by Mariam Ahmed

Mike Connelly

Mike Connelly, seventh editor of The Buffalo News will retire next month. He had served in this post for the past nine-plus years.

Prior to joining the Buffalo News, Connelly was executive editor of the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. He has also worked at Congressional Quarterly for six years, where he held the posts of VP/product development and VP/operations.

He was also a regional editor at The Baltimore Sun and was a metro editor and executive business editor at St. Paul Pioneer Press. He was also Chicago deputy bureau chief at The Wall Street Journal.

Connelly has a B.A. in journalism and political science from the University of Iowa.

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