Medicine Hat News names Kerri Sandford new associate publisher

Kerri Sandford has been appointed the new associate publisher/editor at the Medicine Hat News. Sandford has been with the News throughout her 16-year journalism career, first joining in 2000 as a lifestyle and entertainment reporter, becoming editor of that department within three months and advancing to city editor three years later. She has served as managing editor for the past five years.

In her new leadership role, Sandford will be responsible for driving the ongoing development of Alberta News Group’s editorial products and for overseeing all newspaper departments at the News.