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Main office:
3825 S. Higuera St.
P.O. Box 112
San Luis Obispo, CA 93406
North County office:
708-B Paso Robles St.
Paso Robles, CA 93446
Closed to public

General inquiries

Main Office: 805-781-7800
To view our Online Media Kit, click HERE.

General office hours

Monday through Friday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


President & Publisher Tim Ritchey


To view our Online Media Kit,
click HERE

Local Sales Director Sergio Holguin 805-781-7880
Local Media Consultant Traci Mettler-Bradbury 805-781-7844
Legal Advertising Jane Durand 805-783-7625
Media Specialist Franco Espinoza 805-781-7849
Client Success Strategist Marlena Gaugel 805-781-7816
Local Sales Manager Lori Haynes 805-781-7818
Advertising Assistant Cathy Hoover 805-781-7812
Media Specialist Patti Leos 805-781-7809
Media Specialist Laura Lupini 805-781-7814
Client Success Strategist Matthew Morsette 805-781-7837
Advertising Assistant Diane Osterfeld 805-781-7831
Media Specialist Ray Riordan 805-781-7839
Local Media Consultant Justin Stoner 805-781-7832
Media Specialist Joey Zachary 805-781-7833
Obituary Advertising 805-781-7834

Subscriber Services

Circulation Subscription Help Customer Service 805-781-7878
Logistics Coordinator Cathy Veley 805-781-7891


Editor Joe Tarica 805-781-7911
Local News Editor Dan Itel 805-781-7989
Breaking News & That's SLO Weird Gabby Ferreira 805-781-7858
Courts & Investigations Matt Fountain 805-781-7909
North County & Agriculture, Housing Lindsey Holden 805-781-7939
South County & Business, Jobs Kaytlyn Leslie 805-781-7928
California politics and culture Andrew Sheeler 805-781-7934
North Coast Reporter Kathe Tanner 805-781-7904
San Luis Obispo County Monica Vaughan 805-781-7930
San Luis Obispo Nick Wilson 805-781-7922
Social Media Coordinator Chris Dobstaff 805-781-7913


Opinion Editor Stephanie Finucane 805-781-7933
Letters to the Editor 805-781-7933


Entertainment Editor Sarah Linn 805-781-7907
Pet Tales 805-781-7902


Videographer David Middlecamp 805-781-7942
Videographer Joe Johnston 805-781-7942
Videographer Laura Dickinson 805-781-7942


Designer Kristi Marinelly 805-781-7958


Finance Manager Mari Wylie 559-441-6260
Business Generalist Tara Casaceli 805-781-7801