Chris White named new publisher of Wisconsin State Journal

Lee Enterprises, half owner of the Wisconsin State Journal and The Capital Times, has named Chris White as the 16th publisher of the Wisconsin State Journal.

White takes over for Tom Wiley, who was named the new publisher of The Buffalo News in New York state.

White will split his time between Madison and Munster, Indiana, where he is also publisher of The Times Media Company, which publishes The Times of Northwest Indiana, the state’s second-largest newspaper.