Thor Jourgensen

Thor Jourgensen

A newspaperman for 34 years, Thor Jourgensen has worked for the Item for 29 years and lived in Lynn 20 years. He has overseen the Item's editorial department since January 2016 and is the 2015 New England Newspaper and Press Association Bob Wallack Community Journalism Award recipient.

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A veteran speaks Video | 12:00 AM

Item City Editor Thor Jourgensen has a conversation with Army Colonel and local businessman Michael Finer.

No new bar code | 12:00 AM

LYNN – One o’clock will remain the early-morning closing time for liquor-serving establishments after city license commissioners voted 2-to-1 to