Chris Worthington joined the Minnesota newspaper in 1997 from the Dallas Morning News, and at first he was the senior editor over business and technology coverage. He became managing editor for business and news in 2002.
The announcement was made in the newspaper today. Worthington made the announcement in the newsroom on Thursday, and his last day at work is today.
Read the brief here. It’s the last item at the bottom.
Worthington is a 1979 graduate of USC, where he was sports editor of the Daily Trojan student newspaper. He also worked at the Fort Myers News-Press.