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closed 8/8/2007 via BusinessWire

Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC, purchased Connecticut and Vermont clusters from Journal Community Publishing Group

synopsis: Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC acquired the assets of Journal Community Publishing Group, Inc.’s Connecticut and Vermont clusters -- consisting of 11 community papers, two printing facilities (in Trumbull, CT and Bennington, VT) and five shopper products.
buyer: Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC
Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC is the publisher of several weekly newspapers in Fairfield County and one newspaper in northern Westchester County, NY.
seller parent: Journal Communications Inc.
seller: Journal Community Publishing Group
Journal Community Publishing Group owns and operates nearly 100 publications and five printing facilities across 8 states, while employing more than 1,200 people.
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announced 4/2/2014 via Company Press Release

Glen Taylor, will acquire The Star Tribune Company

synopsis: Minnesota billionaire Glen Taylor has made a formal offer to acquire the Star Tribune, a purchase that would add the state’s largest media company to his diverse business empire. The Star Tribune newspaper is one of the top 20 largest newspapers in the nation, with a daily circulation of 371,258 and a Sunday circulation of 621,841.
buyer: Glen Taylor
Glen A. Taylor is an American businessman and a former member of the Minnesota Senate. Taylor is chairman and chief executive officer of Taylor Corp., a printing and marketing conglomerate based in North Mankato, Minnesota. Taylor also owns about 30 companies outside Taylor Corp.
target: The Star Tribune Company
The Star Tribune Company is a news and information company serving the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. The Star Tribune newspaper is one of the top 20 largest newspapers in the nation, with a daily circulation of 371,258 and a Sunday circulation of 621,841.
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closed 4/2/2014 via Company Press Release

Sun Coast Media Group, Inc., acquired News-Sun, Inc.

synopsis: Halifax Media closed a deal to sell the Sebring News-Sun to Sun Coast Media Group, Inc. based in Port Charlotte, Florida. News-Sun, Inc. is a multimedia information company. The company publishes specialty publications, local website, niche publications, and a newspaper.
buyer: Sun Coast Media Group, Inc.
Sun Coast Media Group newspapers include several "zoned editions" of the Charlotte Sun that cover coastal Charlotte County, inland DeSoto, Hardee and Highlands counties. They are published in Charlotte, Sarasota, DeSoto, Hardee, and Highlands counties, in southwestern and central Florida.
target parent: Stephens Inc.
target: News-Sun, Inc.
News-Sun, Inc. is a multimedia information company. The company publishes specialty publications, local website, niche publications, and a newspaper. The company was founded in 1927 and is based in Sebring, Florida.
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closed 4/1/2014 via BusinessWire

Metro Newspapers, purchased 4 NorCal Weeklies from MainStreet Media Group LLC

synopsis: Silicon Valley-based Metro Newspapers purchased four Northern California weeklies and associated digital properties from MainStreet Media Group. The purchased titles include Santa Cruz's "Good Times", two weeklies in South Santa Clara County- "Gilroy Dispatch" and "Morgan Hill Times", "Hollister Free Lance" and the SanBenitoToday.com web service.
buyer: Metro Newspapers
Silicon Valley-based Metro Newspapers is the leading publisher of alternative newsweeklies in the San Francisco Bay Area–the nation's number one market for the alternative press.
seller parent: Brookside Capital Partners, LP
seller: MainStreet Media Group LLC
The four Northern California weeklies of MainStreet Media Group include Santa Cruz's "Good Times", two weeklies in South Santa Clara County- "Gilroy Dispatch" and "Morgan Hill Times", "Hollister Free Lance" and the SanBenitoToday.com web service.
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announced 2/14/2014 via Wall Street Journal

Concentra NV, will acquire Media Groep Limburg

synopsis: Mecom Group plc remained in discussions regarding the potential disposal of its operating subsidiary in Limburg, the Board confirms that it has reached a preliminary, but non-binding, agreement with a multimedia media company Concentra N.V. concerning a sale of Limburg Media Group, a publisher of Dutch newspapers, to Concentra.
buyer: Concentra NV
Concentra is a multimedia media company that specializes in newspaper & magazine publishing, online & multi-media products, and regional television programming services.
target parent: Mecom Group PLC
target: Media Groep Limburg
Media Groep Limburg BV publishes Dutch newspapers such as De Limburger and Het Limburgs Dagblad. The company is headquartered in Sittard, Netherlands.
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closed 11/6/2013 via Company Press Release

Boone Newspapers, Inc., acquired The Picayune Item

synopsis: Picayune Newsmedia, LLC, a new Mississippi entity wholly owned by Carpenter Newsmedia, LLC, an affiliate of Boone Newspapers, Inc. purchased The Picayune Item, The Poplarville Democrat and related publications from Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc. [CNHI] of Montgomery, Alabama. The newspapers are based in Picayune and Poplarville, Mississippi.
buyer: Boone Newspapers, Inc.
Boone Newspapers, Inc. owns and manages 45 newspapers, 26 community magazines and related websites in similar-sized communities in Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia, Minnesota, Ohio and Michigan, including The Natchez Democrat and The (Brookhaven) Daily Leader in Mississippi.
target parent: MediaNews Group Inc.
target: The Picayune Item
The Picayune Item and The Poplarville Democrat publish newspapers. The Picayune Daily Item and The Poplarville Democrat are based in Picayune and Poplarville, Mississippi.
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announced 9/21/2013 via Company Press Release

Publi-Inversiones Puerto Rico Inc., will acquire Vocero

synopsis: Publi-Inversiones Puerto Rico Inc., an investment company based in Puerto Rico, has agreed to acquire Caribbean International News Corporation, publisher of the newspaper, El Vocero. The company is headquartered in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
buyer: Publi-Inversiones Puerto Rico Inc.
Publi-Inversiones Puerto Rico Inc. is an investment company based in Puerto Rico.
target: Vocero
Caribbean International News Corporation publishes a newspaper called El Vocero. The company is headquartered in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
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announced 9/9/2013 via Wall Street Journal

Eesti Meedia, will acquire Eesti Meedia

synopsis: Schibsted Media Group has agreed on selling the Baltic operations in Eesti Meedia (EM), a Baltic media house with its primary operations in Estonia and smaller presences in Latvia and Lithuania, to a group formed by management of EM. The group is supported financially by local Estonian investors, headed by Margus Linnamae.
buyer: Eesti Meedia
Eesti Meedia is a Baltic media house with primary operations in Estonia. Around 70% of the profit is generated by the printing operations in Kroonpress. They also own Postimees, which is the leading newspaper in Estonia, regional newspapers, magazines, TV- and radio stations and online classifieds.
target parent: Schibsted Media Group
target: Eesti Meedia
Eesti Meedia is a Baltic media house with primary operations in Estonia. Around 70% of the profit is generated by the printing operations in Kroonpress. They also own Postimees, which is the leading newspaper in Estonia, regional newspapers, magazines, TV- and radio stations and online classifieds.
price ($mm)
$40
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$105
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0.4x
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closed 8/29/2013 via BNC Analysis

Halifax Media Group, acquired HarborPoint Media, LLC

synopsis: Halifax Media Group based in Daytona Beach, Florida, and HarborPoint Media have entered into a letter of intent pursuant to which Halifax would acquire the assets of HarborPoint, principally the Daily Commercial of Leesburg, Fla., the News-Sun of Sebring and the South Lake Press of Clermont.
buyer parent:Stephens Inc.
buyer: Halifax Media Group
Halifax Media Group is a publishing company that was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Daytona Beach, FL. The group consists of 16 publications in six states, primarily situated in the Southeast.
target parent: Sandler Capital Management
target: HarborPoint Media, LLC
HarborPoint Media, LLC operates as a newspaper company. Its publications include The Daily Commercial, South Lake Press, and the News-Sun.
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announced 7/25/2013 via Company Press Release

Funke Mediengruppe GmbH, will purchase Certain Publishing Assets from Axel Springer Verlag AG

synopsis: Funke Mediengruppe, Germany's third largest newspaper and magazine publisher, is to acquire Axel Springer AG’s regional newspapers, TV program guides and women’s magazines. They include regional newspapers in Berlin and Hamburg, five TV program guides and two women’s magazines and all related digital brands.
buyer: Funke Mediengruppe GmbH
Funke Mediengruppe (formerly WAZ-Mediagroup) is Germany's third largest newspaper and magazine publisher with a total of over 500 publications in eight countries.
seller: Axel Springer Verlag AG(AXELF:$4,528.30)
The Axel Springer publishing properties include, two regional newspapers (BERLINER MORGENPOST and HAMBURGER ABENDBLATT), five tv program guides (HÖRZU, TV DIGITAL, FUNK UHR, BILDWOCHE, TV NEU) and two womens magazines (BILD der FRAU, FRAU von HEUTE).
price ($mm)
$873
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$676
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$125
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9.7x
closed 5/1/2013 via BNC Analysis

Dave Gould, acquired Main Street Media, LLC

synopsis: Main Street Newspapers LLC, a newspaper group based in Lebanon, announces the sale of its newspaper group, which includes the twice-weekly Wilson Post, the weekly Gallatin News and the weekly Hendersonville Standard, to former Tennessean Advertising Executive Dave Gould.
buyer: Dave Gould
Dave Gould was Vice President/Advertising with The Tennessean for 11 years and spent 23 years with Gannett Co., Inc., The Tennessean's parent company.
target: Main Street Media, LLC
Main Street Media, LLC owns 3 newspapers and 2 magazines in Middle Tennessee. The 3 newspapers are The Wilson Post, The Gallatin Newspaper, and The Hendersonville Standard. The 2 magazines are The Real Estate Magazine and Wilson Living Magazine.
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closed 3/6/2013 via BNC Analysis

Community Media, purchased 3 W. Pa. Newspapers from Independent Publications, Inc.

synopsis: Community Media Group of Illinois has bought three western Pennsylvania newspapers, The Courier-Express of DuBois, the Jeffersonian Democrat of Brookville, and The Leader-Vindicator of New Bethlehem, along with their related publications and digital websites, from Independent Publications, Inc.
buyer: Community Media
Community Media Group is a privately held newspaper publishing group, which owns and operates daily and weekly newspapers, shoppers, and other print distribution products in six states.
seller: Independent Publications, Inc.
The three western Pennsylvania newspapers are The Courier-Express of DuBois, the Jeffersonian Democrat of Brookville, and The Leader-Vindicator of New Bethlehem.
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closed 3/6/2013 via Yahoo, Inc.

Sound Publishing, Inc., acquired Daily Herald Co.

synopsis: The Everett Daily Herald was sold to Canada's Black Press, which operates as Sound Publishing Inc. in Washington. Daily Herald Owns The Herald and HeraldNet.com, The Herald Business Journal and the Spanish-language weekly and website La Raza del Noroeste.
buyer parent:Black Press Ltd.
buyer: Sound Publishing, Inc.
Sound Publishing, Inc. publishes newspapers. Its newspapers include information on local events, schools, government, and sports.
target parent: The Washington Post Company
target: Daily Herald Co.
The Daily Herald Co. is a newspaper publisher based in Everett, Wa. They also publish the Herald Business Journal and the Spanish-language weekly and website La Raza del Noroeste.
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closed 1/29/2013 via Company Press Release

MittMedia Forvaltnings AB, acquired Sundsvalls Nyheter

synopsis: MittMedia has acquired Sundsvalls Nyheter from DirektPress, a publisher of free local newspapers in Sweden.
buyer: MittMedia Forvaltnings AB
MittMedia Forvaltnings AB was founded in 1990 and engages in the publication of newspapers in Sweden.
target parent: DirektPress
target: Sundsvalls Nyheter
Founded in 2007, Sundsvalls Nyheter is a Swedish newspaper distributed to households in Sundsvall, Timrå and Steamers with a circulation of about 70,000 copies a week.
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closed 1/21/2013 via BNC Analysis

Oahu Publications, Inc., acquired The Garden Island

synopsis: Oahu Publications, Inc. (OPI) and Kauai Publishing Co. announced that OPI has purchased The Garden Island newspaper from Lee Enterprises, of Davenport, Iowa. The Garden Island, with a total average circulation of 9,509 daily and 8,413 on Sundays, will continue to be published Monday through Friday and Sunday.
buyer: Oahu Publications, Inc.
Oahu Publications, Inc. ("OPI") is a private company that owns and publishes the Star-Bulletin daily newspaper, Midweek and other weekly newspapers and magazines. OPI also manages Internet sites and is engaged in commercial printing. The company was established in 2001.
target parent: Lee Enterprises, Inc.
target: The Garden Island
Kauai Publishing Company dates back to 1902, the year The Garden Island newspaper, Kaua‘i's newspaper of record, was first published. Kauai Publishing continues to publish and distribute The Garden Island, now seven days a week.
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announced 11/28/2012 via Company Press Release

20 Minuten AG, will acquire MetroXpress A/S

synopsis: 20 Minuten AG, a subsidiary of Swiss media group Tamedia AG, is buying MetroXpress Denmark SA. MetroXpress Denmark SA operates the free commuter newspapers metroXpress and 24timer as well as the associated news portals.
buyer parent:Tamedia AG
buyer: 20 Minuten AG
20 Minuten AG publishes newspapers in Switzerland.
target parent: Metro International
target: MetroXpress A/S
MetroXpress Denmark SA operates the free commuter newspapers metroXpress and 24timer as well as the associated news portals. MetroXpress has the highest readership of Denmark's commuter newspaper.
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$21 [$20]
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$33
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0.6x
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closed 6/25/2012 via BNC Analysis

Berkshire Hathaway Inc., purchased 63 Daily Newspapers from Media General, Inc.

synopsis: Media General, a leading provider of news, information and entertainment across multiple media platform, has closed its sale of 63 daily and weekly newspapers, including its flagship Richmond Times-Dispatch, to Berkshire Hathaway for $142 million in cash.
buyer: Berkshire Hathaway Inc.(BRK.A:$182,150.00)
Berkshire Hathaway and its subsidiaries engage in diverse business activities including property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, finance, manufacturing, retailing and services.
seller: Media General, Inc.(MEG:$269.91)
Media General is a leading provider of news, information and entertainment across multiple media platforms, serving consumers and advertisers in strong local markets, primarily in the Southeastern United States.
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announced 5/16/2012 via Wall Street Journal

Todd Vogt, will acquire The San Francisco Bay Guardian, Inc.

synopsis: An investor group lead by Todd Vogt agreed to buy the San Francisco Bay Guardian. The San Francisco Bay Guardian has been printing the news as the Bay Area's independent, locally-owned & edited newspaper.
buyer: Todd Vogt
Todd Vogt is the leader of an investor group that recently agreed to buy the San Francisco Bay Guardian. He is now the publisher, president, and co-owner of the newspaper.
target: The San Francisco Bay Guardian, Inc.
The San Francisco Bay Guardian publishes a paper issue every Wednesday containing indepth news reports, progressive opinions, thoughtful and entertaining arts and culture coverage, local guides, and comprehensive listings of the most interesting Bay Area events.
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closed 4/2/2012 via BNC Analysis

Interstate General Media, LLC, acquired Philadelphia Media Network

synopsis: Philadelphia’s two major daily newspapers have been restored to local ownership. A group of business, civic, and political leaders have paid $55 million for Philadelphia Media Network, publisher of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News, Philly.com and SportsWeek.
buyer: Interstate General Media, LLC
Interstate General Media, LLC was formed by TV mogul Gerry Lenfest, businessman Lewis Katz, New Jersey Democratic political powerhouse George E. Norcross III, and others.
target: Philadelphia Media Network
The Philadelphia Media Network publishes the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News, Philly.com and SportsWeek.
price ($mm)
$55
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closed 3/28/2012 via BNC Analysis

Maine Values LLC, acquired MaineToday Media, Inc.

synopsis: S. Donald Sussman acquired a 75 percent equity stake in MaineToday Media. MaineToday Media owns and operates The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, the Kennebec Journal in Augusta, the Morning Sentinel in Waterville and the Coastal Journal in Bath, along with digital properties that include mainetoday.com, Maine Jobs and Raising Maine.
buyer: Maine Values LLC
Maine Values LLC is owned by financier and North Haven, Maine resident S. Donald Sussman, one of the state's leading philanthropists and political donors.
target parent: HM Capital Partners LLC
target: MaineToday Media, Inc.
MaineToday Media owns and operates The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, the Kennebec Journal in Augusta, the Morning Sentinel in Waterville and the Coastal Journal in Bath, along with digital properties that include mainetoday.com, Maine Jobs and Raising Maine.
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$3.30*
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*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 12/3/2012 via BusinessWire

Multi-Media Channels, LLC, purchased Northern Wisconsin Publications from Journal Community Publishing Group

synopsis: Journal Community Publishing Group, Inc. announced the sale of its publications and websites in Northern Wisconsin to Multi-Media Channels, LLC. Included in the sale are buyer’s guide publications and corresponding web-sites serving Waupaca, Marathon County, Wood County, Stevens Point, Rhinelander, New London and Clintonville.
buyer: Multi-Media Channels, LLC
Multi-Media Channels, LLC is a publishing company located in Green Bay, WI.
seller parent: Journal Communications Inc.
seller: Journal Community Publishing Group
Journal Community Publishing Group is a diversified publishing and printing company with operations in Wisconsin. Its Northern Wisconsin publications serve Waupaca, Marathon County, Wood County, Stevens Point, Rhinelander, New London and Clintonville.
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closed 6/9/2011 via BusinessWire

The Observer Group, Inc., acquired Pelican Press

synopsis: Journal Community Publishing Group announced the sale of the Pelican Press and PelicanPress Marketplace businesses to The Observer Group, Inc. The Pelican Press is a newspaper that is well known in the Sarasota community for its complete coverage of county and city government, environmental issues and education.
buyer: The Observer Group, Inc.
The Observer Group, Inc. is a family-owned and operated multimedia company with five newspapers, three websites, a quarterly arts and social magazine and more than 80 employees serving multiple communities around Florida.
target parent: Journal Communications Inc.
target: Pelican Press
The Pelican Press is a newspaper that is well known in the Sarasota community for its complete coverage of county and city government, environmental issues and education. Weekly features include a community calendar of events; an arts calendar; film, music, art and restaurant columns, and more.
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announced 9/29/2008 via BusinessWire

Journal Community Publishing Group, will acquire Waupaca Publishing Company, Inc.

synopsis: Journal Community Publishing Group, Inc., a Journal Communications, Inc. company, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of Waupaca Publishing Company for approximately $7 million, subject to certain closing adjustments.
buyer parent:Journal Communications Inc.
buyer: Journal Community Publishing Group
Journal Community Publishing Group owns and operates nearly 100 publications and five printing facilities across 8 states, while employing more than 1,200 people.
target: Waupaca Publishing Company, Inc.
Waupaca Publishing Company, Inc. publishes the Waupaca-area newspapers the Waupaca County Post, The Chronicle, the Picture Post, and the Tri-County Advertiser. It also includes the niche publications Wisconsin State Farmer, Wisconsin Horsemen’s News, and Silent Sports magazine.
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closed 10/11/2007 via BusinessWire

Journal Community Publishing Group, purchased Clintonville Tribune-Gazette from GateHouse Media, Inc.

synopsis: Journal Communications, Inc. announced that its Journal Community Publishing Group has purchased the Clintonville Tribune-Gazette in Clintonville, Wisconsin, from GateHouse Media, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer parent:Journal Communications Inc.
buyer: Journal Community Publishing Group
Journal Community Publishing Group owns and operates nearly 100 publications and five printing facilities across 8 states, while employing more than 1,200 people.
seller parent: Fortress Investment Group LLC
seller: GateHouse Media, Inc.
GateHouse Media, Inc. is one of the largest publishers of locally based print and online media in the United States as measured by number of daily publications. GateHouse Media now owns over 425 community publications located in 18 states across the country.
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closed 8/8/2007 via BusinessWire

Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC, purchased Connecticut and Vermont clusters from Journal Community Publishing Group

synopsis: Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC acquired the assets of Journal Community Publishing Group, Inc.’s Connecticut and Vermont clusters -- consisting of 11 community papers, two printing facilities (in Trumbull, CT and Bennington, VT) and five shopper products.
buyer: Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC
Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC is the publisher of several weekly newspapers in Fairfield County and one newspaper in northern Westchester County, NY.
seller parent: Journal Communications Inc.
seller: Journal Community Publishing Group
Journal Community Publishing Group owns and operates nearly 100 publications and five printing facilities across 8 states, while employing more than 1,200 people.
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$29
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closed 7/9/2007 via

Target Media Partners, purchased Louisiana Publishing Group from Journal Community Publishing Group

synopsis: Journal Community Publishing Group has signed a definitive agreement under which a Target Media Partners affiliate will acquire the assets of the Louisiana Publishing Group -- consisting of three vehicle photographic publications, a general merchandise shopper and two companion websites.
buyer parent:Credit Suisse First Boston
buyer: Target Media Partners
Target Media Partners is a leading print and online publisher of local classified and used vehicle photo advertising, information and employment advertising for truck drivers, and wholesale merchandise advertising.
seller parent: Journal Communications Inc.
seller: Journal Community Publishing Group
Journal Community Publishing Group owns and operates nearly 100 publications and five printing facilities across 8 states, while employing more than 1,200 people.
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closed 8/8/2007 via BusinessWire

Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC, purchased Connecticut and Vermont clusters from Journal Community Publishing Group

synopsis: Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC acquired the assets of Journal Community Publishing Group, Inc.’s Connecticut and Vermont clusters -- consisting of 11 community papers, two printing facilities (in Trumbull, CT and Bennington, VT) and five shopper products.
buyer: Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC
Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC is the publisher of several weekly newspapers in Fairfield County and one newspaper in northern Westchester County, NY.
seller parent: Journal Communications Inc.
seller: Journal Community Publishing Group
Journal Community Publishing Group owns and operates nearly 100 publications and five printing facilities across 8 states, while employing more than 1,200 people.
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closed 2/12/2014 via Company Press Release

Observer Media Group, Inc., acquired The West Orange Times

synopsis: After more than four decades, the Bailey family has sold The West Orange Times, the weekly community newspaper that has served West Orange County for more than a century. The buyer, Observer Media Group Inc., is owned by Matt and Lisa Walsh, who publish eight other weekly newspapers in Florida.
buyer: Observer Media Group, Inc.
Observer Media Group, Inc. is a family-owned and operated multimedia company with nine newspapers, seven websites, a quarterly arts and social magazine, a digital advertising agency and more than 100 employees serving multiple communities around Florida.
target: The West Orange Times
The West Orange Times is weekly newspaper published in Winter Garden, Florida. Their newspaper covers news on sports, business, social, entertainment, schools, golf, obituaries, legals, and editorials.
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announced 12/5/2013 via Market Wire

Transcontinental Media, will purchase Sun Media's Community Papers in Quebec from Sun Media Corporation

synopsis: Transcontinental Media and Sun Media Corporation, a subsidiary of Quebecor Media, announced that they have signed an agreement under which the 74 Sun Media community papers and associated web properties in Quebec will be acquired by TC Media. Sun Media Corporation is the second largest newspaper publishing company in Canada.
buyer parent:Transcontinental Inc.
buyer: Transcontinental Media
Transcontinental Media is the country’s leading publisher of consumer magazines and of French-language educational resources as well as being the largest publisher of community newspapers in Eastern Canada.
seller parent: Quebecor Inc.
seller: Sun Media Corporation
Sun Media Corporation is the second largest newspaper publishing company in Canada, publishing eight paid and seven free urban daily newspapers, nine paid community daily newspapers, and nearly 190 weekly newspapers, weekly shopping guides and agricultural and other specialty publications.
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$75
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announced 7/12/2013 via BNC Analysis

Richner Communications, Inc., will acquire L&M Publications, Inc.

synopsis: Richner Communications will acquire L&M Publications, which produces four weeklies on the South Shore in Nassau County. Its flagship paper, Merrick Life, has about 3,000 subscribers. L&M also publishes Bellmore Life, The Freeport-Baldwin Leader and The Wantagh-Seaford Citizen.
buyer: Richner Communications, Inc.
Richner Communications is a Garden City publisher of weekly newspapers, shoppers and coupon books on Long Island and elsewhere. Richner owns Herald Community Newspapers, a 15-paper chain of weeklies on Nassau's South Shore.
target: L&M Publications, Inc.
L&M Publications is a Long Island weekly newspaper group that produces four weeklies on the South Shore in Nassau County. Its its flagship paper, Merrick Life, has about 3,000 subscribers. L&M also publishes Bellmore Life, The Freeport-Baldwin Leader and The Wantagh-Seaford Citizen.
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announced 6/18/2013 via Company Press Release

Sonoma West Publishers, will acquire The Cloverdale Reveille

synopsis: Sonoma West Publishers announced the purchase of Cloverdale’s community newspaper, The Cloverdale Reveille which has been printed each week since 1878.
buyer: Sonoma West Publishers
Sonoma West Publishers publishes weekly newspapers in the Sonoma County with local news, sports, and cultural events. SonomaWest Publishers own the Healdsburg Tribune, Windsor Times and Sonoma West Times & News.
target: The Cloverdale Reveille
The Cloverdale Reveille is the local newspaper of Cloverdale, California. The Reveille, a weekly publication, has provided residents, visitors and businesses with stories, information, events and news pertaining to Cloverdale and surrounding communities since 1878.
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closed 5/1/2013 via BNC Analysis

Lakeway Publishers, Inc., acquired Sun Publications of Florida, Inc.

synopsis: Lakeway Publishers, Inc. acquired Sun Publications of Florida, Inc. and its group of newspapers and shoppers in Central Florida. Publications involved are the Osceola News-Gazette in Kissimmee, Clermont News Leader, Four Corners News Leader, The Triangle News Leader, The Sumter Shopper and the Pasco Shopper.
buyer: Lakeway Publishers, Inc.
Lakeway Publishers, Inc. publishes newspapers, magazines, and books in Tennessee, Missouri, and Virgina. It offers advertising representative owner or user manuals, terrestrial or celestial globes, exercise books, reference books, encyclopedias, and printed publications.
target parent: Independent Publications, Inc.
target: Sun Publications of Florida, Inc.
Sun Publications of Florida, Inc. are printers for newspapers, shoppers, coupon books and more. They publish six Central Florida weekly publications including Osceola News Gazette, Clermont News Leader, Four Corners News Leader, Sumter County Shopper, Triangle News Leader, and Pasco County Shopper.
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closed 3/7/2013 via Company Press Release

The Emporia Gazette, acquired The St. Marys Star

synopsis: The Emporia Gazette has purchased the St. Marys Star newspaper. The St. Marys Star operates as a newspaper in Saint Marys, Kansas.
buyer: The Emporia Gazette
The Emporia Gazette is a daily newspaper in Emporia, Kansas.
target: The St. Marys Star
The St. Marys Star was first published in 1884. It operates as a weekly newspaper in Saint Marys, Kansas.
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closed 2/1/2013 via Company Press Release

Straus News, Inc., acquired Manhattan Newspaper Group

synopsis: Manhattan Newspaper Group has been sold to Straus News. Included in the deal are some of New York’s longest standing publications. Titles going to Straus include the West Side Spirit, Our Town, Our Town Downtown, the Chelsea Clinton News, the Westsider and www.NYPress.com.
buyer: Straus News, Inc.
Straus News publishes 14 local weekly newspapers and associated websites in contiguous towns in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. The circulation area covers Manhattan and Orange County in New York, Sussex and Passaic Counties in New Jersey and Pike County in Pennsylvania.
target parent: Isis Venture Partners
target: Manhattan Newspaper Group
Manhattan Newspaper Group publishes 5 newspapers in New York City. The five Manhattan weekly newspapers include West Side Spirit, Our Town, Our Town Downtown, the Chelsea Clinton News and the Westsider.
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closed 1/23/2013 via BNC Analysis

Allied Press Ltd, acquired Mountain Scene Limited

synopsis: Queenstown community newspaper Mountain Scene and its website have been bought by Allied Press Ltd, publisher of the Otago Daily Times. Mountain Scene, was founded by Barry Thomas as a tourist publication in 1972.
buyer: Allied Press Ltd
Allied Press Ltd is an Otago-owned media company with interests in daily and community newspapers, regional television stations and commercial printing operations.
target: Mountain Scene Limited
Mountain Scene is Queenstown, New Zealand's longest running newspaper. The Mountain Scene is published weekly on Thursday
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closed 1/9/2013 via BusinessWire

Pamplin Media Group, purchased 6 weekly newspapers from Eagle Newspapers Inc.

synopsis: Pamplin Media Group, Oregon’s largest community news organization and a subsidiary of R.B. Pamplin Corp., has expanded its reach with the acquisition of six weekly newspapers from Eagle Newspapers Inc., a Salem-based company. The transaction has expanded Pamplin Media Group’s presence throughout the Portland area and in Central Oregon.
buyer parent:R.B. Pamplin Corporation
buyer: Pamplin Media Group
Pamplin Media Group owns the Portland Tribune and 17 other newspapers throughout Portland, including newspapers in Gresham, Beaverton, Lake Oswego, Tigard and Clackamas.
seller: Eagle Newspapers Inc.
The 6 newspapers from Eagle Newspapers Inc. included in the acquisition are: the Canby Herald, Madras Pioneer, Molalla Pioneer, Newberg Graphic, Wilsonville Spokesman and Woodburn Independent.
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closed 12/4/2012 via BNC Analysis

Fairfax Media Ltd., acquired Beaudesert Times Pty Limited

synopsis: Fairfax Regional Media has acquired Beaudesert Times Pty Ltd. The Beaudesert Times is a paid weekly (Wednesday) tabloid format newspaper, based in Beaudesert, Australia.
buyer: Fairfax Media Ltd.(AU:FXJ:$1,832.98)
Fairfax Media Limited is Australia's largest multi-platform media group. The group comprises metropolitan, rural, regional and community mastheads and serves its audiences through high-quality, independent journalism and offers dynamic venues for commerce and information.
target: Beaudesert Times Pty Limited
Beaudesert Times is a paid weekly (Wednesday) tabloid format newspaper, based in Beaudesert, Australia.
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closed 11/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

Northeast Texas Publishing, LP, purchased 5 East Texas weekly newspapers from Texas Community Media

synopsis: Texas Community Media LLC announced the sale of 5 East Texas weekly newspapers. Northeast Texas Publishing, LP will acquire the Atlanta Citizens Journal, Bowie County Citizens Tribune, The Cass County Sun, The Pittsburg Gazette and The Daingerfield Bee.
buyer: Northeast Texas Publishing, LP
Northeast Texas Publishing, LP is a publisher with a history of success running weekly newspapers.
seller: Texas Community Media
Texas Community Media is the leading source of local news and advertising in fourteen newspapers throughout northeastern and east Texas. The media company produces unique local content for two daily newspapers and twelve twice-weekly and weekly publications.
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closed 11/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

Bluebonnet Publishing LLC, purchased 3 East Texas weekly newspapers from Texas Community Media

synopsis: Texas Community Media LLC announced the sale of 3 East Texas weekly newspapers. Bluebonnet Publishing LLC will acquire the Mineola Monitor, Wood County Democrat and Lindale News & Times.
buyer: Bluebonnet Publishing LLC
Bluebonnet Publishing LLC is a publisher with a history of success running weekly newspapers in Texas.
seller: Texas Community Media
Texas Community Media is the leading source of local news and advertising in fourteen newspapers throughout northeastern and east Texas. The media company produces unique local content for two daily newspapers and twelve twice-weekly and weekly publications.
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closed 11/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

Bardwell Ink LLC, purchased 2 East Texas weekly newspapers from Texas Community Media

synopsis: Texas Community Media LLC announced the sale of 2 East Texas weekly newspapers. Bardwell Ink LLC is acquiring the Gladewater Mirror and The Big Sandy & Hawkins Journal.
buyer: Bardwell Ink LLC
Bardwell Ink LLC is a publisher with a history of success running weekly newspapers in Texas.
seller: Texas Community Media
Texas Community Media is the leading source of local news and advertising in fourteen newspapers throughout northeastern and east Texas. The media company produces unique local content for two daily newspapers and twelve twice-weekly and weekly publications.
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closed 11/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

Dan and Mary Ann Moore, purchased The Great Saline Sun from Texas Community Media

synopsis: Dan and Mary Ann Moore acquired The Grand Saline Sun from Texas Community Media. The Grand Saline Sun of Texas Community Media LLC is a weekly newspaper distributed in Grand Saline, Texas.
buyer: Dan and Mary Ann Moore
Dan and Mary Ann Moore are publishers with histories of success running weekly newspapers in Texas.
seller: Texas Community Media
Texas Community Media is the leading source of local news and advertising in fourteen newspapers throughout northeastern and east Texas. The media company produces unique local content for two daily newspapers and twelve twice-weekly and weekly publications.
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closed 10/17/2012 via BNC Analysis

FP Newspapers Income Fund, acquired The Carberry News-Express Ltd.

synopsis: The Carberry News Express has been acquired by FP Canadian Newspapers Limited Partnership. The weekly western Manitoba newspaper, which has a circulation of 1,100, has been serving the Carberry area for over 125 years.
buyer: FP Newspapers Income Fund(US:FPNUF:$6.48)
FP Newspapers Income Fund (the Fund) is an unincorporated, open-ended, limited-purpose trust formed to acquire and own indirect interests in newspapers and other media businesses.
target: The Carberry News-Express Ltd.
The Carberry News-Express is a weekly newspaper published in Carberry, Manitoba every Monday. The paper goes back 117 years, nearly as long as the town itself, which has just celebrated its 125th anniversary.
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closed 10/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

Shaw Media, acquired Suburban Life

synopsis: Shaw Media, based in Dixon, has purchased Suburban Life publications and affiliated operations from GateHouse Media. Suburban Life, based in Downers Grove, is a group of 22 weekly newspapers in Chicago's western suburbs. Suburban Life distributes in DuPage, Kane, McHenry, Will and Cook counties.
buyer: Shaw Media
Shaw Newspapers is a communications company engaged in the business of publishing and distributing quality community newspapers which inform, enlighten and entertain readers; meet the changing needs of advertisers; and promote the interests of the communities they serve.
target parent: Fortress Investment Group LLC
target: Suburban Life
Suburban Life, based in Downers Grove, is a group of 22 weekly newspapers in Chicago's western suburbs. The Suburban Life publications include the Elmhurst Press, Wheaton Leader, Downers Grove Reporter, Berwyn Life, as well as other titles, and the website mysuburbanlife.com.
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closed 7/31/2012 via BNC Analysis

Jennifer Goodstein, acquired Community Media, LLC

synopsis: A group of downtown Manhattan weekly newspapers owned by Community Media have been sold. John Sutter, the publisher of the Downtown Express, East Villager, Chelsea Now, Gay City News and The Villager, sold the papers to Jennifer Goodstein, a former MetLife digital business executive.
buyer: Jennifer Goodstein
Jennifer Goodstein is a former MetLife digital business executive. Ms. Goodstein, a native of Clarks Summit, Pa., was previously a director of technology for the Talbot County, Md., public school system before joining MetLife, where she served as assistant vice president for retail e-business.
target: Community Media, LLC
Community Media LLC is a publisher of New York City (Manhattan) neighborhood newspapers. They publish The Villager, Downtown Express, Gay City News, Chelsea Now and East Villager.
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closed 7/20/2012 via BNC Analysis

Brace Capital, acquired The Casket

synopsis: Brace Capital Ltd., which is headed by Sarah Dennis, the same woman who owns The Chronicle Herald, has purchased the assets of Casket Printing & Publishing Company (2006) Ltd. for an undisclosed sum. The Casket is a paid weekly newspaper. Their extended publication, The Quad County EXTRA, is delivered weekly to over 20,000 homes.
buyer: Brace Capital
Brace Capital is a Halifax-based investment firm established by Sarah Dennis who also is the owner of the Chronicle Herald, based in Atlantic Canada.
target: The Casket
The Casket is the community newspaper for Antigonish, Canada. The Casket is a paid weekly newspaper. Their extended publication, The Quad County EXTRA, is delivered weekly to over 20,000 homes in Antigonish, Guysborough, Inverness and Richmond counties in Canada.
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closed 5/30/2012 via BNC Analysis

Texas Community Media, purchased East Texas Community Newspapers from ASP Westward, L.P.

synopsis: Texas Community Media LLC announced it has reached an agreement to purchase the Longview News-Journal, Marshall News Messenger and a related group of East Texas weekly newspapers from ASP Westward.
buyer: Texas Community Media
Texas Community Media is the leading source of local news and advertising in fourteen newspapers throughout northeastern and east Texas. The media company produces unique local content for two daily newspapers and twelve twice-weekly and weekly publications.
seller: ASP Westward, L.P.
ASP Westward, L.P. publishes community newspapers in suburban metropolitan and isolated rural communities. The Company is focused on establishing and maintaining a strong franchise as the leading provider of local information and advertising.
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closed 3/30/2012 via Company Press Release

The Pender, acquired The Topsail Voice

synopsis: The Pender Post and The Topsail Voice have combined operations to become The Pender-Topsail Voice & Post. The Topsail Voice is a weekly newspaper that provides news to Pender County, North Carolina.
buyer: The Pender
he Pender Post is a family-owned community newspaper serving Pender County. The “Media of Record for the People of Pender County” is based in the county seat of Burgaw but covers news in all points of the county, including Rocky Point and Hampstead, among others.
target: The Topsail Voice
The Topsail Voice is a weekly newspaper that provides news to Pender County, North Carolina.
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Ticker: GCI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gannett Co., Inc.
Gannett Co., Inc.
Gannett Co., Inc. is an international media and marketing solutions company that informs and engages more than 100 million people every month through its powerful network of broadcast, digital, mobile and publishing properties.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$5,311.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,061.07
EBIT ($mm)
$869.19
Net Income ($mm)
$401.02
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Ticker: DMTGF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Daily Mail and General Trust plc
Daily Mail and General Trust plc
Operating in over 40 countries, DMGT (Daily Mail and General Trust plc) produces high-quality content, information, analytics and events for both businesses and consumers.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$2,817.94
EBITDA ($mm)
$588.33
EBIT ($mm)
$398.62
Net Income ($mm)
$414.92
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Ticker: SCH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Schibsted Media Group
Schibsted Media Group
Schibsted is a leading media group in the Nordic region. Their activities comprise newspapers and publishing, TV and film production, film rights, TV channels, Internet and mobile services.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$2,524.64
EBITDA ($mm)
$254.09
EBIT ($mm)
$172.38
Net Income ($mm)
$254.59
Employees
7800
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Ticker: AU:FXJ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fairfax Media Ltd.
Fairfax Media Ltd.
Fairfax Media Limited is Australia's largest multi-platform media group. The group comprises metropolitan, rural, regional and community mastheads and serves its audiences through high-quality, independent journalism and offers dynamic venues for commerce and information.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$1,832.98
EBITDA ($mm)
$291.94
EBIT ($mm)
$200.07
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Ticker: MNI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The McClatchy Company
The McClatchy Company
The McClatchy Company is the third-largest newspaper company in the United States and a leading digital publisher dedicated to the values of quality journalism, free expression and community service.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$1,242.24
EBITDA ($mm)
$280.74
EBIT ($mm)
$169.73
Net Income ($mm)
$18.80
Employees
6630
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Ringier AG
Ringier AG
Ringier is a multinational integrated media company that carries print, broadcast, radio, online and mobile media brands, and is a successful player in the printing, entertainment and internet business. Ringier is a Swiss family-company with headquarters in Zurich.
year
2013
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$1,160.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$141.98
EBIT ($mm)
$29.96
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$29.96
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Ticker: SSP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The E.W. Scripps Company
The E.W. Scripps Company
The E. W. Scripps Company is a diverse media concern with interests in newspaper publishing, broadcast television stations, and licensing and syndication. Scripps operates daily and community newspapers in 14 markets, and 10 broadcast TV stations.
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2013
rev ($mm)
$855.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$96.47
EBIT ($mm)
$48.86
Net Income ($mm)
$18.85
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APN News & Media Limited
APN News & Media Limited
APN News & Media Limited operates as a media company. The company publishes metropolitan newspaper, and operates radio broadcasting and outdoor advertising in Australia. The company has publishing, radio, outdoor advertising and online operations.
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2013
rev ($mm)
$748.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$778.78
EBIT ($mm)
$748.40
Net Income ($mm)
$2.36
Employees
5340
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Ticker: IPD:ISE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Independent News & Media PLC
Independent News & Media PLC
Independent News & Media PLC, a newspaper and media company, engages in printing and publishing national, metropolitan, provincial, and regional newspapers in Australia, the Island of Ireland, New Zealand, and South Africa.
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2011
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$723.89
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Copley Press, Inc.
The Copley Press, Inc., based in La Jolla, Calif., publishes 9 daily, eight weekly and one bi-weekly newspapers. The privately held company was founded in Illinois by Ira Clifton Copley.
year
1999
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$550.00
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Ticker: AHC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A. H. Belo Corporation
A. H. Belo Corporation is a distinguished newspaper publishing and local news and information company that owns and operates four daily newspapers and a diverse group of websites. A. H. Belo also owns and operates commercial printing, distribution and direct mail service businesses.
year
2012
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$440.05
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EBIT ($mm)
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1900
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Ticker: ALN1V:HEX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alma Media Oyj
Alma Media Oyj
Helsinki-based Alma Media is specialized in newspapers, online media and other internet services. Its best-known products are the Aamulehti, Iltalehti, Kauppalehti and Etuovi.com. Alma Media employs approximately 3,000 professionals.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$320.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$17.00
Employees
3000
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Ticker: MEG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Media General, Inc.
Media General, Inc.
Media General is a leading provider of news, information and entertainment across 18 network-affiliated broadcast television stations and their associated digital media and mobile platforms. The company's stations serve consumers and advertisers in strong local markets, primarily in the Southeast.
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2013
rev ($mm)
$269.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$73.08
EBIT ($mm)
$47.31
Net Income ($mm)
$6.14
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American Community Newspapers LLC
American Community Newspapers LLC
American Community Newspapers is a group of 3 daily and 61 weekly newspapers and 4 niche publications which reaches in excess of one million households. The Company's core operations consist of a 44 publication, clustered newspaper group located in and around the Minneapolis, St. Paul area.
year
2007
rev ($mm)
$54.10
EBITDA ($mm)
$13.30
EBIT ($mm)
$9.80
Net Income ($mm)
$5.00
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Family Media, Inc.
Family Media, Inc.
Family Media owns non-dailies in Mississippi, Illinois and Florida as well as two newspaper trade magazines and a television station.
year
2006
rev ($mm)
$8.50
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Arizona Silver Belt
Arizona Silver Belt
Established in 1878, Arizona Silver Belt has been providing community coverage to local residents for well over a century, although the paper has moved from Globe to Miami and back through the years.
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2009
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18
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Bluebonnet Publishing LLC
Bluebonnet Publishing LLC is a publisher with a history of success running weekly newspapers in Texas.
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Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC
Hersam Acorn Community Publishing, LLC is the publisher of several weekly newspapers in Fairfield County and one newspaper in northern Westchester County, NY.
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L&M Publications, Inc.
L&M Publications, Inc.
L&M Publications is a Long Island weekly newspaper group that produces four weeklies on the South Shore in Nassau County. Its flagship paper, Merrick Life, has about 3,000 subscribers. L&M also publishes Bellmore Life, The Freeport-Baldwin Leader and The Wantagh-Seaford Citizen.
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Metro Newspapers
Silicon Valley-based Metro Newspapers is the leading publisher of alternative newsweeklies in the San Francisco Bay Area–the nation's number one market for the alternative press.
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Patriot-News Company, Inc.
Patriot-News Company, Inc.
The Patriot-News is central Pennsylvania’s award-winning top local news source, reaching 492,000 readers weekly. A repeat “Newspaper of the Year” winner, their reporters and photojournalists blanket five midstate counties producing breaking news, insightful commentary and dramatic photography.
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Richner Communications, Inc.
Richner Communications, Inc.
Richner Communications is a Garden City publisher of weekly newspapers, shoppers and coupon books on Long Island and elsewhere. Richner owns Herald Community Newspapers, a 15-paper chain of weeklies on Nassau's South Shore.
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Sonoma West Publishers
Sonoma West Publishers
Sonoma West Publishers publishes weekly newspapers in the Sonoma County with local news, sports, and cultural events. SonomaWest Publishers own the Healdsburg Tribune, Windsor Times and Sonoma West Times & News.
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Southland Publishing
Southland Publishing
Southland Publishing publishes five weekly newspapers in the Los Angeles/San Diego area with a combined circulation of 215,000, reaching 1.3 million readers: Ventura County Reporter, Pasadena Weekly, Los Angeles ValleyBEAT, Los Angeles CityBEAT, and San Diego CityBEAT.
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Stadelman Publishing, LLC
Stadelman Publishing, LLC operates as a publishing company and publishes weekly newspaper. The company is based in Elkins, West Virginia.
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Straus News, Inc.
Straus News, Inc.
Straus News publishes 14 local weekly newspapers and associated websites in contiguous towns in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. The circulation area covers Manhattan and Orange County in New York, Sussex and Passaic Counties in New Jersey and Pike County in Pennsylvania.
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The Cloverdale Reveille
The Cloverdale Reveille
The Cloverdale Reveille is the local newspaper of Cloverdale, California. The Reveille, a weekly publication, has provided residents, visitors and businesses with stories, information, events and news pertaining to Cloverdale and surrounding communities since 1878.
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Turley Publications
Turley Publications
Turley Publication, Inc. located in Palmer Massachusetts was founded in 1962. This locally owned family business has grown from one weekly newspaper into a chain of 15 weekly newspapers ringing the Springfield market and a monthly antiques publication, as well as, national and regional magazines.
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The Emporia Gazette
The Emporia Gazette
The Emporia Gazette is a daily newspaper in Emporia, Kansas.
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The Paper of Montgomery County
The Paper of Montgomery County is a daily afternoon newspaper in Montgomery County, Indiana. It first rolled off the presses on November 24, 2004 and publishes Monday-Saturday. "The Paper" is truly a local newspaper, and devotes only half a page to state, national and world news.
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