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Echo e-paper goes live

North East title is first to launch a new service which will roll-out across Johnston Press dailies

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Plus new press for Burton Mail group, and more regional press news in brief

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Plus: Cameron to speak out for Local Newspaper Week, and more regional press news in brief

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Union backing for defendant – Plus: Telegraph staff accept pay deal, and more news in brief

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Plus: Evening Leader gives cricket club a cash boost – and more news in brief

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Plus: former Echo home is demolished – and more news in brief

Tributes to former Echo man

A former Sunderland Echo journalist has died after a long illness. Dave Willey, whose career spanned more than 40 years, was also a long-serving magistrate in his home town of Durham. Friend and former Sunderland Echo colleague George Oliver said:

Regional press staff caught up in tsumani drama

More regional newspaper staff have become caught up in the events surrounding the Asian tsunami disaster on Boxing Day. Yesterday we told how Victoria Temple, a journalist at The Citizen in Gloucester, survived the horror. A former managing director of

Editors survive holiday hurricane horror

Two regional newspaper editors have told how their holidays to Florida became dominated by the worst hurricane to hit the area in more than ten years. Rob Lawson, editor of the Sunderland Echo, and Andrew Smith, a former Echo editor