Beginning in January, Brett Fera will be managing editor of the East Valley Tribune. Have a story tip or comment about the Tribune newspaper, EastValleyTribune.com, or the 'EVTNews' mobile app (available now in Apple's App Store or from Google Play)? He can be reached at email@example.com.
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