Eric LaFontaine

Eric LaFontaine, the publisher overseeing Sound Publishing's Eastside News Group, adds oversight of Seattle Weekly, theĀ  Mercer Island Reporter reports.

He has been the weeklies' publisher since August 2017. The Eastside News Group includes the Redmond (Wash.) Reporter and five other weeklies.

Sound has owned Seattle Weekly since 2013.

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