Nelson Star hires new editor

British Columbia’s The Nelson Star has welcomed Colin McGarrigle as its new editor.

McGarrigle comes to the Star having previously served as a senior producer at CBC television in Regina and has considerable experience working in community news. For example, his career has taken him to writing and editing roles in Melfort, Sask., Timmins, Ont., as well as in Invermere and Burns Lake, B.C.

McGarrigle replaces Greg Nesteroff, who was editor of the Star from February 2015 until July 2016.