Betty Linn is retiring after 23 years as publisher of McClatchy’s Sierra Star in Oakhurst. … Gregg McConnell, former publisher in Chico and Vacaville, has retired as publisher of McClatchy’s Tri-City Herald in Kennewick, Wash. … Richard Cameron has retired as journalism professor and Talon Marks adviser at Cerritos College in Norwalk. He was CNPA’s Educator of the Year in 1988 and received the California Press Foundation’s Jack Bates Award for for distinguished service to the California press in 2011.