Mary Morgan, 45, who had been business editor at The News since 2000, was named opinion editor at the paper.
Morgan joins Victor Schaffner, the paper’s editorial page editor, Petykiewicz and Laurel Champion, publisher, as members of the paper’s editorial board. The group forms editorial positions for The News.
Mary McDonough, 33, an assistant metro editor, was named interim business editor. She joined The News in 2003.
Read the story in the News here.