About Courier Publications, LLC

Courier Publications, LLC's three newspapers focus on community news in Waldo and Knox counties in Midcoast Maine and keep citizens connected to important events and issues on its related web sites throughout the week. They are locally owned and operated.


The waldo.villagesoup.com and knox.villagesoup.com web sites generate traffic, participation and revenue above and beyond that of traditional newspaper web sites. The sites feature writers from the papers along with posts from community members, businesses and organizations.


The Republican Journal, Established 1829
156 High St.
Belfast, ME 04915
Phone: (207) 338-3333
Fax: (207) 338-5498


The Courier-Gazette, Established 1846
Physical Address: 5 Colcord Ave. Unit #2

Mailing Address: PO Box 1076
Camden, ME 04843-1076
Phone: (207) 594-4401
Fax: (207) 594-1679


The Camden Herald, Established 1869
Physical Address: 5 Colcord Ave. Unit #2

Mailing Address: PO Box 1076
Camden, ME 04843-1076
Phone: (207) 236-8511
Fax: (207) 236-2816


News & Editorial

Daniel Dunkle, News Director
Ken Waltz, Sports Director
Dagney C. Ernest, A&E Editor
Stephanie Grinnell, Editor, Journal
Susan Mustapich, Assistant Editor, Camden
Sarah Reynolds, Assistant Editor, Courier
Mark Haskell, Associate Sports Director


Ethan Andrews, Reporter, Journal
Stephen Betts, Reporter, Courier
Beth Birmingham, Reporter, Courier
Denise DeVaney, Copy Editor, Camden
Fran Gonzalez, Reporter, Journal
Zack Miller, Sports Reporter
Holly Vanorse-Spicer, Sports Assistant
Carolyn Zachary, Copy Editor, Journal


Advertising Department

Dave Libby, Major Accounts Manager
Bill Ernst, Sales Executive, Courier
Liz Hoffmann, Sales Executive, Courier
Jody McKee, Sales Executive, Camden
Randy Nichols, Sales Executive, Courier
Pam Schultz, Sales Executive, Journal


Front Desk

Linda Hall-Stone, Courier/Camden
Lynne Watts, Journal


Circulation Representative

Linda Hall-Stone


Production Department

Christine Dunkle, Production Manager
Heidi Belcher, Designer
John Cross, Designer
Debbie Post, Designer
Shelley Richardson, Designer


Accounting/HR Department

LeeAnn Gauthier
Tricia Johnson