Jun 15, 2019 7:17 pm MDTInside the newsroom: An elderly woman is attacked and a baby dies Two violent cases. In each case defense attorneys sought to seal court records and have the hearings closed to the public. And in each case attorneys for the Deseret News, joined by KSL successfully fought to keep them open. Here's why.
Doug Wilks is editor of the Deseret News. He previously was managing editor of the News Division for Deseret Media Companies, the combined newsroom for the Deseret News and KSL. His 30 years of journalism experience includes editorial leadership roles at Scripps League Newspapers, Gannett, and the New York Times Regional Media Group, former owner of The Press Democrat where he worked in various editorial capacities. He joined DMC in Jan. 2012 leading the multiplatform newsroom in its news coverage.
May 4, 2019 7:38 pm MDTInside the newsroom: Love one another, if you can get past the oppression As the nation grows more secular, there is great risk of losing a freedom deemed so important that it was integral to bringing people to America and founding the country. There is also a risk of losing the great motivating power that faith brings.