Associate Publisher Chris Kydd gives the inside scoop on The Coast News, from its colorful history and commitment to our community, to its brave new future.
Archiving local history. Connecting people with their local government, their neighbors, and their community. Being a credible platform they can go to for real information. These are the core beliefs of The Coast News, our beloved local paper.
In this fascinating interview, soon-to-be-publisher Chris Kydd recounts the paper’s humble beginnings from his dad’s garage 35 years ago to now being our only real localized news source left.
Hear how the paper has had to change with the times, and how it plans to stay relevant in the future. With its amazing crew, Chris credits the paper’s success to their hard work, and their ability to dig deeper into each news story, instead of just being fast and first as is often the case in our digital world. The next time you see a copy of The Coast News, you’ll see it in a whole new light.Let’s Get Social!