News team

From left, Editor Julie Hart, Reporter Adam Drapcho, Deputy Editor Ben Welch, Reporter Catherine McLaughlin, and Photographer and Reporter Jon Decker are The Laconia Daily Sun's news team. (Jon Decker/The Laconia Daily Sun photo)

LACONIA — When Julie Hirshan Hart was 14, she worked after school at her family’s newspaper to the north — The Conway Daily Sun — writing birth announcements and readying letters to the editor for publication.

She didn’t intend to make journalism her career, although that was her major at Flagler College in Florida. For years, Hirshan Hart worked in nonprofit administration, but a desire for change called her back to her roots.

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Good luck to Mike and Roberta as they begin new chapters - and welcome to the newcomers. I really enjoy reading the paper, and I thank you so much for introducing us to the staff.

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