CASPER, Wyoming (February 20, 2018) – Lee Enterprises (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of news, information and advertising in 49 markets, has named Casper Star-Tribune General Manager Dale Bohren publisher of Casper Star-Tribune Communications.
“Dale Bohren is a proven and trusted leader,” said Mike Gulledge, Vice-President – Publishing and regional publisher. “He is deeply committed to our tradition of exceptional journalism in the state of Wyoming and across all of Lee.”
Bohren joined the Casper Star-Tribune as executive editor in 2015 before being named general manager in 2017. He was publisher of the Casper Journal for 17 years prior to joining the Star-Tribune.
Gulledge noted that Bohren has served in a variety of key positions in the Casper publishing community, giving him a “deep understanding of the newspaper industry and the communities served by the Star-Tribune.”
“I am honored to be named publisher of such an excellent news organization,” Bohren said. “The Star-Tribune has garnered many awards, including most recently, the ‘Deming Cup for General Excellence’ in a daily newspaper in Wyoming. I’m confident we’ll continue to produce award-winning journalism and build on our history of outstanding service.”
Bohren is a Casper native. He and his wife, Susan Anderson, have three adult children.
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