Emily Charrier became publisher of the Petaluma Argus-Courier and Sonoma Index-Tribune. She is a former managing editor of The Argus-Courier and a former reporter at The Index-Tribune.
Charrier succeeded John Burns, publisher since 1999, who has retired.
At The Index-Tribune, where Burns (2012 CNPA president) had been publisher since 2013, Lorna Sheridan became managing editor, succeeding Bill Hoban, who retired.
Editor Jason Walsh is now also associate publisher.
Elsewhere: “Community matters” (Farewell column by John Burns)