Colleen McCain Nelson

Colleen McCain Nelson is the opinion editor at McClatchy and the editorial page editor and vice president of the Kansas City Star. Follow her on Twitter at @ColleenMNelson.

Why McClatchy opinion sections are speaking boldly

When Raleigh News & Observer Associate Opinion Editor Ned Barnett and his boss, Peter St. Onge, were tipped off to a political dirty trick that was playing out at the state Capitol, they didn’t wait for the newsroom to publish a story. While reporters rushed to contact sources and break the news, the opinion team […]