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Paul Willcocks

Paul Willcocks is a senior editor at The Tyee.

He’s been a newspaper publisher in four provinces, including at the Advocate in Red Deer, two daily newspapers in Saint John, the Peterborough Examiner and the Victoria Times Colonist, where he won a shared Michener Award for public service journalism alongside three other journalists. He previously worked as a freelance reporter, columnist and broadcast commentator in the legislature’s BC Press Gallery, and in Honduras and Nicaragua with local NGOs.

When not editing, Willcocks also occasionally writes columns with a focus on politics and public policy. He's written one book, on B.C. crime stories, and edited two memoirs. He lives in Victoria, where he and his partner have been full-time housesitters since 2016. (Please email if you need someone to look after your house and pets.)

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