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Former top editor,Valley City Times-Record Says he is quitting journalism altogether

Valley City editor uses newspaper to blast owners

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VALLEY CITY, N.D. - Concerned about corporate greed and a lack of journalism ethics, the top editor of the Valley City Times-Record opted for full disclosure with his readers before resigning this week.


Lee Morris' sudden departure came after several tumultuous weeks at the community newspaper that began with the July 26 firing of then-publisher Nikki Zinke, who Morris says stood up for independent newsgathering.

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