Mike Patrick

Managing Editor

Mike Patrick, a native of St. Louis, is a University of Arizona (Bear down!) journalism graduate who has worked at five daily newspapers: The Tucson Citizen (1980-81); the Arizona Daily Sun in Flagstaff (1981-82, 1984-1995); the Lawrenceville (Ill.) Daily Record (1982-84); the Provo (Utah) Daily Herald (1995-2001); and the Coeur d’Alene (Idaho) Press (2001-present). In all of those places except Tucson, he was managing editor or executive editor.

In Provo, Patrick also served as general manager of the newspaper’s website, harktheherald.com, and later as general manager of a newly acquired group of weeklies.

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Mike Patrick was a young editor in his small, Illinois hometown when he learned that, even in familiar surroundings, a newspaperman can never “take anything for granted.”