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COURTESY OF OSU STUDENT MEDIA - N. Christian Anderson III has been named the new editor and publisher of The Register-Guard in Eugene. He was editor of The Barometer when he attended Oregon State University 40 years ago.N. Christian Anderson III, chairman of the Oregonian Media Group and former publisher of The Oregonian, was named Tuesday the new editor and publisher of The Register-Guard newspaper in Eugene.

Anderson will replace Tony Baker, who is stepping down from the post after 28 years as editor and publisher. Baker, 65, remains on the Guard Publishing Co. board and will continue to oversee the Baker family’s real estate holdings, according to a report by The Register-Guard.

This is the first time in 88 years that a member of the Baker family has not led the newspaper company.

Baker said Anderson would lead the paper’s continued news coverage in print and its expansion into digital media.

“Chris has the entrepreneurial instincts, business savvy, news background and digital know-how that make him uniquely qualified,” Baker said in a news report.

Anderson, 64, became president of the Oregonian Media Group in October 2013. He was president and publisher of The Oregonian since 2009.

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