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closed 11/23/2005 via

The Shaw Newspapers Group, acquired Lakeland Media

synopsis: Shaw Newspapers, bought Lakeland Media in December 2005. Shaw, which is headquartered in Dixon, Ill., made Lakeland a part of the NorthWest News Group of Greater Chicago. The Lakeland weeklies were redesigned into a tabloid format and changed to a common name, Journal.
buyer: The Shaw Newspapers Group
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: Lakeland Media
The Lakeland weeklies were redesigned into a tabloid format and changed to a common name, Journal. Ten editions of the Lake County Journals are now published for Antioch, Fox Lake, Grayslake, Gurnee, Lake Villa, Libertyville, Lindenhurst, Mundelein, Round Lake, Wadsworth, Waukegan and Wauconda.
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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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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 11/23/2005 via

The Shaw Newspapers Group, acquired Lakeland Media

synopsis: Shaw Newspapers, bought Lakeland Media in December 2005. Shaw, which is headquartered in Dixon, Ill., made Lakeland a part of the NorthWest News Group of Greater Chicago. The Lakeland weeklies were redesigned into a tabloid format and changed to a common name, Journal.
buyer: The Shaw Newspapers Group
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: Lakeland Media
The Lakeland weeklies were redesigned into a tabloid format and changed to a common name, Journal. Ten editions of the Lake County Journals are now published for Antioch, Fox Lake, Grayslake, Gurnee, Lake Villa, Libertyville, Lindenhurst, Mundelein, Round Lake, Wadsworth, Waukegan and Wauconda.
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closed 11/23/2012 via BNC Analysis

Shaw Media, acquired Record Newspapers

synopsis: Shaw Media, which owns and operates Sauk Valley Media, plans to close a deal to acquire Record Newspapers, which includes the Putnam County Record and the Tonica News, at the end of the month, expanding its reach in northwestern Illinois.
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: Record Newspapers
Record Newspapers provides newspaper printing business through Putnam County Record and the Tonica News.
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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 8/1/2006 via BNC Analysis

The Shaw Newspapers Group, acquired Clarke County Publishing

synopsis: Tom Shaw, President of Shaw Newspapers, announced today the purchase of Clarke County Publishing in Osceola, Iowa, from Sally and the late Frank Morlan, according to John Cribb, of Cribb, Greene & Associates, who represented the seller in the transaction.
buyer: The Shaw Newspapers Group
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: Clarke County Publishing
The 4,000 paid circulation Osceola Sentinel-Tribune newspaper and 16,000 free distribution shopper, the Advertiser, are both publications of Clarke County Publishing.
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closed 11/23/2005 via

The Shaw Newspapers Group, acquired Lakeland Media

synopsis: Shaw Newspapers, bought Lakeland Media in December 2005. Shaw, which is headquartered in Dixon, Ill., made Lakeland a part of the NorthWest News Group of Greater Chicago. The Lakeland weeklies were redesigned into a tabloid format and changed to a common name, Journal.
buyer: The Shaw Newspapers Group
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: Lakeland Media
The Lakeland weeklies were redesigned into a tabloid format and changed to a common name, Journal. Ten editions of the Lake County Journals are now published for Antioch, Fox Lake, Grayslake, Gurnee, Lake Villa, Libertyville, Lindenhurst, Mundelein, Round Lake, Wadsworth, Waukegan and Wauconda.
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closed 11/23/2005 via

The Shaw Newspapers Group, acquired Lakeland Media

synopsis: Shaw Newspapers, bought Lakeland Media in December 2005. Shaw, which is headquartered in Dixon, Ill., made Lakeland a part of the NorthWest News Group of Greater Chicago. The Lakeland weeklies were redesigned into a tabloid format and changed to a common name, Journal.
buyer: The Shaw Newspapers Group
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: Lakeland Media
The Lakeland weeklies were redesigned into a tabloid format and changed to a common name, Journal. Ten editions of the Lake County Journals are now published for Antioch, Fox Lake, Grayslake, Gurnee, Lake Villa, Libertyville, Lindenhurst, Mundelein, Round Lake, Wadsworth, Waukegan and Wauconda.
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closed 12/11/2013 via BNC Analysis

John Simmons, acquired Today's Advantage

synopsis: Alton attorney John Simmons confirmed he has purchased the Alton based newspaper Today's Advantage from long-time owners Sharon McRoy and Jim Seibold. The company has a combined direct mailed circulation to more than 86,000 households. Today’s AdVantage newspapers are published from headquarters in Alton, Illinois.
buyer: John Simmons
John Simmons is an attorney in Alton, Illinois. He is the Chairman of the Simmons Firm, an Alton, IL based law firm and owner of Alton Steel Incorporated.
target: Today's Advantage
Today's AdVantage is a group of community publications with combined direct mailed circulation to more than 86,000 households. Today’s AdVantage newspapers are published from headquarters in Alton, Illinois, a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri.
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closed 10/23/2013 via Company Press Release

Journal Publishing Company, Inc., acquired New Albany Gazette

synopsis: The New Albany Gazette has been purchased by Journal, Inc. of Tupelo, which publishes the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal and a number of community newspapers. The New Albany Gazette is a source for news, sports and other information about New Albany and Union County, MS. The company publishes the Gazette in print and online.
buyer parent:CREATE Foundation
buyer: Journal Publishing Company, Inc.
Journal Publishing Company, Inc., a media company, publishes and markets news papers and journals in northeast Mississippi. The company publishes a daily newspaper, a daily journal, and various weekly community newspapers in print and online versions.
target parent: Landmark Media Enterprises, LLC
target: New Albany Gazette
The New Albany Gazette, is a source for news, sports and other information about New Albany and Union County, Miss. New Albany Publishing Co. publishes the Gazette in print and online. The company was founded in 1889.
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closed 9/4/2013 via PE Hub

GateHouse Media, Inc., acquired Dow Jones Local Media Group

synopsis: News Corp announced that it has sold the Dow Jones Local Media Group, which operates 33 publications, including 8 daily and 15 weekly newspapers, to an affiliate of Fortress Investment Group LLC. The Local Media Group operations will be managed by GateHouse Media, Inc.
buyer parent:Fortress Investment Group LLC
buyer: GateHouse Media, Inc.(GHS:$0.00)
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.
target parent: News Corporation
target: Dow Jones Local Media Group
Dow Jones Local Media Group operates print and online community media franchises in seven states including daily, Sunday and weekly newspapers, Internet sites, magazines and other news and advertising niche publications.
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announced 7/18/2013 via Company Press Release

BH Media Group, will acquire pressofAtlanticCity.com

synopsis: The Press of Atlantic City will be sold to Warren Buffett’s BH Media Group. The Press of Atlantic City is a 67,000 daily and 77,000 Sunday circulation newspaper that serves Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Ocean counties. The newspaper’s Web site, pressofAtlanticCity.com, reaches 700,000 unique visitors each month.
buyer parent:Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
buyer: BH Media Group
BH Media Group operates 68 newspapers and other titles located in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Florida, Texas, Iowa, Nebraska and Oklahoma. It is a leading provider of news, information and entertainment news across print and digital platforms.
target parent: ABARTA Inc.
target: pressofAtlanticCity.com
The Press of Atlantic City, covering most of southeastern New Jersey, is the sixth largest newspaper in the state. The Press of Atlantic City is a 67,000 daily and 77,000 Sunday circulation newspaper that serves Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Ocean counties.
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announced 7/17/2013 via BNC Analysis

Bernard Tapie, will acquire La Provence

synopsis: Bernard Tapie has agreed to acquire the remaining 50% stake of La Provence, now owning 100%. La Provence prints and publishes newspapers and is based in Marseille, France.
buyer: Bernard Tapie
Bernard Tapie is a French businessman specializing in recovery for bankrupted companies.
target: La Provence
La Provence prints and publishes newspapers. The company was incorporated in 1956 and is based in Marseille, France.
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announced 6/26/2013 via Company Press Release

Agrofert Holding, will acquire Mafra AS

synopsis: Agrofert Group signed an agreement to acquire a leading Czech media group Mafra. Mafra is a media company engaging in newspaper publishing, television and radio broadcasting.
buyer: Agrofert Holding
The AGROFERT Group comprises more than 200 companies which are active in chemistry, agriculture, food industry, ground machinery, renewable resources and recently in forestry, timber harvesting and woodworking.
target parent: Rheinisch-Bergische Verlagsgesellschaft mbH
target: Mafra AS
MAFRA media group offers products from all areas of the media market under one roof. It operates newspaper publishing, television and radio broadcasting.
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announced 6/21/2013 via Company Press Release

Aller Media AS, will acquire AS Dagbladet

synopsis: Aller Media AS has agreed to acquire AS Dagbladet. Dagbladet is Berner Gruppen's flagship newspaper, read by a third of Dagbladet's population through print, online, or mobile. Dagbladet has a long tradition as one of the country's main newspapers for news, debate and culture, and in recent years has developed into a modern, multimedia house.
buyer: Aller Media AS
Aller Media is one of Norway's leading media groups. Its core business is the publication of magazines, internet publications, audio books and printed books. Aller Media is the leading publisher of magazines and journals in the North which are read by over 4 million people.
target parent: Berner Gruppen AS
target: AS Dagbladet
Dagbladet is Berner Gruppen's flagship newspaper, read by a third of Dagbladet's population through print, online, or mobile. Dagbladet has a long tradition as one of the country's main newspapers for news, debate and culture, and in recent years has developed into a modern, multimedia house.
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Port Jackson Media LLC, acquired The Recorder

synopsis: Port Jackson Media LLC, a company formed by a local family, acquired The Recorder and four weekly newspapers. The Recorder is a daily newspaper published in Amsterdam, NY. The 4 weekly newspapers includes the Courier-Standard-Enterprise, Adirondack Express, Hamilton County Express and the Sacandaga Express.
buyer: Port Jackson Media LLC
Port Jackson Media LLC is formed by Brian and Bob Kosineski Jr.
target: The Recorder
The Recorder is a a daily newspaper published in Amsterdam, NY. The Recorder was founded in 1878.
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closed 6/1/2013 via Company Press Release

Sjællandske Medier A/S, purchased 3 Weeklies from Berlingske Media

synopsis: Berlingske Media signed an agreement with Sjællandske Media on the sale of three weekly newspapers with a total weekly circulation of 162,000 copies. The three weekly newspapers are Lokalavisen Taastrup, Copenhagen West and New Odsherred.
buyer: Sjællandske Medier A/S
Sjællandske Media is a locally owned company based in Denmark. The company publishes DAGBLADET, Frederiksborg County newspaper, Nordvestnyt and Sjællandske and 32 weekly newspaper titles.
seller parent: Mecom Group PLC
seller: Berlingske Media
The three Berlingske Media weekly newspapers are Lokalavisen Taastrup, Copenhagen West and New Odsherred with a total weekly circulation of 162,000 copies.
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$6.47
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announced 5/30/2013 via BNC Analysis

BH Media Group, will acquire The Roanoke Times

synopsis: BH Media Group will buy The Roanoke Times. The Roanoke Times circulates about 90,000 copies on Sundays and 76,000 the other days of the week and has about 300 employees. The newspaper, which also operates Roanoke.com, was founded in 1889.
buyer parent:Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
buyer: BH Media Group
BH Media Group operates 68 newspapers and other titles located in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Florida, Texas, Iowa, Nebraska and Oklahoma. It is a leading provider of news, information and entertainment news across print and digital platforms.
target parent: Landmark Media Enterprises, LLC
target: The Roanoke Times
The Roanoke Times is the leading newspaper in Southwest Virginia. The Roanoke Times circulates about 90,000 copies on Sundays and 76,000 the other days of the week and has about 300 employees.
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closed 5/21/2013 via Company Press Release

Emmerich Newspapers Inc., acquired The Star-Herald, Inc.

synopsis: Emmerich Newspapers has acquired The Star-Herald. The Star-Herald has become one of the 20-plus papers in the Emmerich Newspapers, Inc., family. The Star-Herald is a newspaper that serves readers in Kosciusko and Attala County in central Mississippi.
buyer: Emmerich Newspapers Inc.
Based in Jackson, Emmerich Newspapers publishes 26 community newspapers primarily in Mississippi, as well as community websites and niche publications.
target parent: MediaNews Group Inc.
target: The Star-Herald, Inc.
Published since 1866, The Star-Herald serves readers in Kosciusko and Attala County in central Mississippi. The Star-Herald publishes once a week and also produces a local news website, www.starherald.net.
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closed 4/18/2013 via BNC Analysis

Mainland Media Ltd, purchased 2 Local Newspapers from APN News & Media Limited

synopsis: Mainland Media has purchased the Christchurch Star and Oamaru Mail newspapers from APN New Zealand Media. Christchurch Star is a free tabloid newspaper that is the informative voice of the people of Canterbury. Oamaru Mail is a vibrant newspaper which reflects the arts and sport to local issues, tourism and farming.
buyer: Mainland Media Ltd
Mainland Press Limited publishes community newspapers, the Buy Sell & Exchange classified newspaper, Best Motorbuys, glossy lifestyle monthly CC: Celebrating Christchurch, Older & Bolder, the national lifestyle magazine for the over 50s age group, and the RiseupChristchurch Facebook Community.
seller: APN News & Media Limited(:$748.40)
APN New Zealand Media is a subsidiary of Australia-based APN News & Media. Christchurch Star is a free tabloid newspaper that is the informative voice of the people of Canterbury. Oamaru Mail is a vibrant newspaper which reflects the arts and sport to local issues, tourism and farming.
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announced 4/10/2013 via Company Press Release

The Ogden Newspapers, Inc., will acquire Telegraph Publishing Company

synopsis: An agreement has been reached for The Ogden Newspapers Inc., a family-owned company with 40 daily newspapers in 12 states, to become the new owner of The Telegraph, Publisher Terrence L. Williams announced. The Telegraph provides local news and information in Nashua and across southern New Hampshire.
buyer: The Ogden Newspapers, Inc.
Ogden Newspapers, Inc., is a diversified media corporation that publishes 40 daily newspapers, several magazines, weekly newspapers and shoppers located in 12 states from Florida to upstate New York and as far west as Maui, Hawaii. The company is headquartered in Wheeling, WV.
target parent: Community Media Group, Inc.
target: Telegraph Publishing Company
The Telegraph has been the trusted source for local news and information in Nashua and across southern New Hampshire for more than 175 years. The Telegraph is the area's number one source for news and information.
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closed 2/18/2013 via BNC Analysis

Sekunjalo Holdings, purchased Newspapers in South Africa from Independent News & Media PLC

synopsis: Independent News & Media has sold its newspaper group in South Africa to Sekunjalo Holdings. Independent News & Media's South Africa portfolio includes the Johannesburg-based The Star newspaper, which has a daily circulation of 105,000 copies. It also includes The Pretoria News and the Cape Times and the Cape Argus, as well as weekly newspapers.
buyer: Sekunjalo Holdings(SKJ:JNB:$51.30)
Sekunjalo is a black-owned and black-controlled investment holding company situated in Southern Africa. Sekunjalo’s main objective is to empower previously disadvantaged individuals through job creation and maximizing shareholder wealth generation by making strategic investments.
seller: Independent News & Media PLC(IPD:ISE:$723.89)
Independent News & Media's South Africa portfolio includes the Johannesburg-based The Star newspaper, which has a daily circulation of 105,000 copies. It also includes The Pretoria News and the Cape Times and the Cape Argus, as well as weekly newspapers.
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$226
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$244
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closed 1/4/2013 via BNC Analysis

Smithville Review, acquired DeKalb County Times

synopsis: Morris Multimedia, the owner of the Smithville Review has announced that it has acquired the DeKalb County Times. DeKalb County Times will be merged with Smithville Review. DeKalb County Times offers newspaper publishing services in Smithville, Tennessee.
buyer parent:Morris Multimedia, Inc.
buyer: Smithville Review
Smithville Review provides weekly coverage in print and daily on the Web for Smithville and DeKalb County, Tennessee.
target: DeKalb County Times
DeKalb County Times offers newspaper publishing services. The company is based in Smithville, Tennessee.
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closed 12/19/2012 via BNC Analysis

Teton Media Works, acquired Jackson Hole News&Guide

synopsis: Jackson Hole News&Guide principal owner Michael Sellett will sell the newspaper company to Chief Operating Officer Kevin Olson and his wife Shelley. Teton Media Works will be the new company that will take over operation of the weekly paper. Jackson Hole News and Guide offers the most current news and feature stories in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
buyer: Teton Media Works
Teton Media Works Inc. is a company based in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Kevin Olson is the President of Teton Media Works Inc. and publisher of its media brands.
target: Jackson Hole News&Guide
Jackson Hole News and Guide offers the most current news and feature stories in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
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announced 12/19/2012 via BNC Analysis

Bernard Tapie, will acquire Groupe Hersant Média S.A.

synopsis: Bernard Tapie acquired daily newspaper publisher, Hersant Media Group, for 50 million euros.
buyer: Bernard Tapie
Bernard Tapie is a French businessman specializing in recovery for bankrupted companies.
target: Groupe Hersant Média S.A.
Groupe Hersant Média S.A. is a publisher of a daily newspaper. Groupe Hersand Media was founded in 1981 and is based in Paris, France. Groupe Hersant Media S.A. was formerly known as France-Antilles S.A.
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closed 11/23/2012 via BNC Analysis

Shaw Media, acquired Record Newspapers

synopsis: Shaw Media, which owns and operates Sauk Valley Media, plans to close a deal to acquire Record Newspapers, which includes the Putnam County Record and the Tonica News, at the end of the month, expanding its reach in northwestern Illinois.
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: Record Newspapers
Record Newspapers provides newspaper printing business through Putnam County Record and the Tonica News.
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closed 1/7/2013 via Yahoo, Inc.

Local World, acquired Northcliffe Media Limited

synopsis: DMGT has sold Northcliffe Media to Local World, a newly-formed media group that will combine the Northcliffe titles with those of Iliffe News & Media Limited. Northcliffe Media Limited operates as a newspaper publisher in the United Kingdom.
buyer: Local World
Local World is a newly-formed media group that will become one of the UK's leading regional newspaper publishers, online content providers and local advertising platforms, with more than 107 print titles and 60 websites.
target parent: Daily Mail and General Trust plc
target: Northcliffe Media Limited
Northcliffe Media Limited operates as a newspaper publisher in the United Kingdom. It publishes daily, weekly, and free newspapers, as well as various local Websites.
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*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target

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