|Pfeifer to retire at News-Register|
Veteran journalist Laurie Pfeifer has announced plans to retire effective Oct. 1, ending a 38-year career with the Aurora News-Register. Pfeifer initially worked at the local newspaper during the summer of her college years and joined the staff full time in 1976 as a feature writer. She eventually held titles of feature editor and assistant editor before becoming the managing editor in 1997. A special tribute piece is included in this week’s edition.