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Watertown Daily Times
260 Washington Street
Watertown, NY 13601
Fax: (315) 661-2520 (Business Office)
Fax: (315) 661-2521 (Classified Advertising)
Fax: (315) 661-2522 (Display Advertising)
Fax: (315) 661-2523 (Newsroom)

Corporate Administration

Harold B. Johnson II
Chief Executive Officer
Alec E. Johnson
President and Chief Operating Officer
Brenda LaBrake
General Manager and Chief Financial Officer
Gary Valik
Vice President of Audience
Michael Messerly
Vice President of Advertising and Digital Revenue


Alec Johnson
Editor and Publisher
Brian Kelly
Managing Editor
Sydney Schaefer
Assistant Managing Editor
Elaine Avallone
Lowville Journal & Republican Editor
Tom Graser
St. Lawrence & Franklin Counties Editor
Erin Whitney
Oswego County Editor
Holly Boname
NNY Magazines Editor
Jerry Moore
Editorial Page Editor
Gregory Gay
Sports Editor
Rich Fyle
Assistant Sports Editor
Christina Knott
Features Editor
Cathie Egan
Currents & Assistant Features Editor
Chris Brock
Staff Writer (features)
Rachel Burt
Staff Writer
Craig Fox
Staff Writer (Watertown city government)
Alex Gault
Staff Writer
Ben Muir
Staff Writer
W.T. Eckert
Staff Writer (Canton)
Julie Abbass
Staff Writer (Lowville)
Bob Beckstead
Staff Writer / Editor (Massena)
Josh Davis
Staff Writer (St. Lawrence County)
Ellis Giacomelli
Staff Writer (Canton)
Vaughn Golden
Staff Writer (Potsdam)
Cap Carey
Chris Fitz Gerald
Dan Mount
Philip Sanzo
Al St. Pierre
Sportswriter (Massena, Potsdam)
Sydney Schaefer
Manager of Multimedia
Kara Dry
Christopher Lenney
Photographer (Canton)


Kelly Burdick
Archive Librarian


Customer Service
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Lori Strough
Home Delivery Manager
Mary Sawyer
Circulation Director


Michael Messerly
Chief Revenue Officer / Corporate Digital Director
Kayle Ross
Advertising Operations Manager
Barb Loomis
Account Executive Supervisor (Jefferson County)
Robert Elias
National Sales Manager
Johnny Keegan
Account Executive (Jefferson County)
Delaney Keppner
Account Executive (Jefferson County)
Yvonne Houppert
Account Executive (Lewis County)
Dom Visconti
Account Executive (Oswego County)
Rudy Clark
Account Executive (St. Lawrence County)
Lori Coburn
Ad Representative
Scott Parks
Ad Representative

Classified Advertising

Classified Department
Ad Submission

Human Resources

Matthew Crowder
Human Resources Director