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The Oregonian laid off an editor with cancer – and pink-slipped his wife, too

From Willamette Week’s cover story on the changes at the Oregonian: Several of [editor Peter] Bhatia’s [layoff] decisions struck many in the newsroom as heartless. Among them: He laid off a husband and wife, veteran editors Randy Cox and Joany Carlin, despite knowing Cox is fighting advanced kidney cancer. Cox and Carlin declined to comment. … Read More
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