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.
Mar 16, 2019 8:24 pm MDTInside the newsroom: In a big news week this just may be the most important story of them all One of the most important stories of the week received only scant coverage (if any) by many media outlets as the world was rocked by another horrific shooting. But it's one to pay attention to.
Jan 5, 2019 7:15 pm MSTInside the newsroom: Small steps toward a roof over their heads Salt Lake City attracts folks looking for a fresh start. Some drive in. Some come by bus. Others come with a modest first and last month of rent but no job. Others need that job and then they plan to save enough to pay rent. What's to be done?