Contact Us

Main Office
The Merced Sun-Star
1190 W. Olive Avenue, Suite F
Merced, CA 95348

(209) 722-1511

Please use this form to contact the Merced Sun-Star and regarding the subjects below.

To place a Classified ad, you may use our online order entry. For other classified ad questions or issues, use the form below.

General telephone inquiries

(209) 722-1511

Fax numbers

Advertising: (209) 384-2226

Newsroom: (209) 385-2460

General office hours

Monday through Friday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Title Name/Email Work Phone
President and Publisher Tim Ritchey
(559) 441-6060
Editor Joe Kieta
(559) 441-6307
Regional Local Account Sales Manager- SMB & Event Advertising Angela Tombelaine
Regional Marketing Consultant Manager Daniel Arreguin
(209) 578-2148
Reporter Vikaas Shanker
(209) 824-3831
Sports Writer Shawn Jansen
(209) 385-2417
Photographer/Reporter Andrew Kuhn
(209) 385-2461
Customer Service Missing/Damaged Paper 1-800-540-4200
Customer Service Start/Stop delivery 1-800-540-4200
NIE Newspaper In Education 916-321-1784