Romanos settles into editor’s role
Joseph Romanos is the new editor of Kapi-Mana News.
He takes over from the long-serving Matt Dallas, who has headed north to become deputy editor of the Manawatu Standard.
Matt signed off his time as Kapi-Mana News editor in spectacular fashion when the newspaper won the Canon award for Community Newspaper of the Year.
Joseph is an experienced journalist, having worked previously for The Evening Post, The Dominion, The Listener magazine, and in Australia and England.
He is also a prolific author, having written 45 books on a variety of subjects, mainly sport. He currently writes a weekly sports column for Kapi-Mana News.
To take up his position with Kapi-Mana News, he has relinquished his role as The Dominion Post metro chief reporter. Besides his responsibility with Kapi-Mana News, Joseph will continue to edit its sister newspaper, The Wellingtonian.
Kapi-Mana News also has a new reporter. Kris Dando and Andrea O’Neil will continue to provide readers will high-quality news stories. The paper’s reporting ranks have been strengthened by the addition of Talia Carlisle, formerly of the Kapiti Observer.