GARY RIDDERBUSCH - EDITOR
Gary was named editor at the News-Review in December 2010 after being the assistant editor for the previous 25 years. He has served the community newspaper as a reporter and photographer since April 1985, winning awards for news, sports and outdoors coverage, and photography under the tutelage of former editor Kurt Krueger. Gary grew up in central Wisconsin, graduating from Abbotsford High School in 1978. He is a 1983 graduate of UW-Madison, with a double major in agricultural journalism and resource management. He strives to maintain the News-Review as an award-winning community newspaper. The newspaper was named the Wisconsin Newspaper Association's Newspaper of the Year for large weeklies in 2011, ’13 and ’15 with the combined effort of a great staff. He and his wife, Sue, an English teacher in the Three Lakes School District, have two adult children: Carly, who is attending UW-Platteville, and Taylor, who is employed in Rochester, Minn. Gary enjoys fishing, hunting, camping, sports and taking scenic and wildlife photographs for the newspaper.