GateHouse Media, owner of The Helena-West Helena World (Arkansas), has a deal to sell the paper to local entrepreneur Chuck Davis, the paper reported. https://www.helena-arkansas.com/news/20190905/local-businessman-enters-into-agreement-to-purchase-world-continue-legacy
An agreement has been reached for the Tribune Chronicle (Warren, Ohio) to acquire The Vindicator's subscription list, The Vindicator masthead and the Vindy.com domain, Mark Brown, general manager of The Vindicator, announced on Aug. 16. John Cribb, Cribb, Greene & Cope, represented the M…
The longtime owners of the Delta County Independent (Colorado), Randy and Pat Sunderland, Ron Sunderland and Roxanne Sunderland McCormick, have sold the paper to Wick Communications, a third-generation family-owned company, of Sierra Vista, Arizona. The sale was finalized April 30, the paper…
Boone Newspapers has sold The Fergus Falls Daily Journal (Minnesota) to Wick Communications, according to John Cribb of newspaper and publication brokerage Cribb, Greene & Cope, who represented the Boone family in the sale.
Western Communications, owner of the Bend Bulletin (Oregon), aims to sell the seven papers in its Pacific Northwest chain. The company also plans to dissolve, Oregon Public Broadcasting reported, citing a filing in a federal bankruptcy court.
View Newspaper Group and Michigan Web Press are acquiring the Daily News and Stafford Printing (both in Greenville, Michigan), the Lapeer Area View reports.
U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Richard E. Fehling approved the sale of the Reading Eagle (Pennsylvania) to MediaNews Group May 22, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported. The sale is set to close by July 31, the Inquirer said.
Independent Jewish magazine Moment will be fulfilling the print subscriptions of The Forward’s readers starting with Moment’s summer issue, bringing Moment’s total readership to 75,000, Moment announced.
Adams Publishing Group is purchasing Bliss Communications’ two dailies, The Gazette in Janesville and The EagleHerald in Marinette (Wisconsin), along with weeklies The Janesville Messenger, The Wisconsin/Illinois Stateline News and Walworth County Sunday, The Gazette reported.
Future Media Group has bought W Magazine from Conde Nast. The purchase will bring W together with Surface (covering global design, architecture, art, fashion and culture) and Watch Journal (fine watches) to form Future Media Group. The group will continue to publish eight print issues of W a…
Adams Publishing Group has bought The Greater Beloit Publishing Company (Wisconsin), owner of the Beloit Daily News, Weekend Daily News and My Stateline Shopper, the Daily News reported.
Tim Franklin’s group of northern Minnesota print and digital news publications are now part of neighboring Northstar Media, a company owned by Gene and Carter Johnson.
Authentic Brands Group, a brand development, marketing and entertainment company, has bought the intellectual property of Sports Illustrated from Meredith.
LEBANON, Tenn. - Paxton Media Group has purchased the Lebanon Democrat, a daily newspaper in Lebanon, Tenn., along with weekly newspapers in Mt. Juliet and Hartsville, Tenn according to Randy Cope, Cribb, Greene & Cope who represented Sandusky Newspapers Inc. in the sale.
GRAND HAVEN, Mich. - Paxton Media Group has purchased The Grand Haven Tribune, a daily newspaper in Grand Haven, Mich from Sandusky Newspapers Inc. according to Randy Cope of Cribb, Greene & Cope who represented Sandusky in the transaction.
Conde Nast owner Advance Publications is buying Turnitin, a provider of education tech for academic integrity and writing solutions, from an investment entity affiliated with Insight Venture Partners, GIC and their co-investors, according to a Turnitin news release.
The Cambridge Chronicle, Galva News, Geneseo Republic and Orion Gazette (Illinois) are merging into one weekly — the Henry County Republic, GateHouse Media Illinois announced.
The Pilot News Group has introduced a new weekly newspaper to the Argos, Bourbon, Bremen and WaNee communities of Indiana. The new paper, called Heartland News, debuted in January. It combines the News-Mirror, Enquirer and Advance-News.
Community Impact Newspaper is launching in the Nashville area, debuting an edition in the cities of Franklin and Brentwood. Residents can expect the hyperlocal publication to reach mailboxes in March. The company is also planning an expansion in the Houston area, and may have more news to an…
The weekly Cheshire Herald (Connecticut) has been sold to the publishers of the Meriden Record-Journal, a daily paper published in the same market, according to publisher Eliot White.