Mary has spent the past 25 years in newspaper publishing, and began managing the Great Bend Tribune in 2006. Previously, she has held positions in management and administration at the Tribune and its sister properties in California, Wisconsin, Tennessee and Georgia as well as other properties located here in Kansas. She is active in the community, belonging to local organizations and serving on area boards. She also serves as a board member for the Kansas Press Association. Mary is a Russell, Kan. native and Fort Hays State University graduate. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Veronica has been reporting at The Tribune since 2012. First assigned to a Great Bend beat, she’s continued to expand her horizons, first as County Reporter and now as Area Reporter. She’s become familiar with the issues, people and places in the communities of Barton and Pawnee Counties. Originally from the Denver metropolitan area, her love of rural living and all things Kansas continues to deepen every year. She is an active member of First United Methodist Church in Great Bend, a first year Barton County Master Gardener, and enjoys learning about local and Kansas history.