In rare cases when reporting on local news the implications of certain published information can be blindsided with the excitement of the article.

On one hand it is the duty of a news writer to report information in the most factual and objective manner while presenting all available facts, but on the other hand the publication of certain information can have an undesirable outcome for community members.

A few months ago, I reported on an article about an investigation related to a theft at White Star Market. In the report obtain as a public record, sensitive information was released.

The release of this information caused White Star Market and Phil White many difficulties and for that the Herald offers a sincere apology. I offer a personal apology as well.

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