Recent Newspaper Transactions

Recent Newspaper Transactions

Selected Transactions

Council Grove Republican

Daily Newspaper
Council Grove, KS

Sold to

David Parker

Julie Bergman, Senior Associate
represented the Buyer

Message Media

Aitkin and Isle, MN

Sold to

Julie Bergman, Senior Associate
represented the Buyer

Lakes Area Review

Weekly Newspaper
Hawk Publishing, Inc.

Sold to

Ted and Kari Jo Almen
Village Ink, Inc.

Julie Bergman, Senior Associate
represented the Buyer

Old Times

Monthly Antique Newspaper

Sold to

Jim Palmer
Glenwood, MN

Julie Bergman, Senior Associate
represented the Buyer

The Clayton Record

Weekly Newspaper

Sold to

Blake Gumprecht

Julie Bergman, Senior Associate
represented the Buyer

Florida Lifestyles over 50

Southwest FL

Sold to

Ed Graves
Investor and publisher

Lewis Floyd, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

Biloxi D'Iberville Press

Biloxi, MS
and the
Ocean Springs Record
Ocean Spring, MS

Sold to

Dee Ann Campbell

Lewis Floyd, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

Ocean Springs Gazette

Ocean Spring, MS

Sold to

Dee Ann Campbell

Lewis Floyd, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

The Panolian

Batesville, MS

Sold to


Lewis Floyd, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

The St. Tammany Farmer

Covington, La.

Sold to

Capitol City
Press, LLC

Gary Borders, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

West Valley View

Avondale, Ariz.

Sold to

Publishing, Inc

Gary Borders, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

Sisters, Oregon

Sold to

Louie and Tom Mullen
Buffalo, Wyo.

Ken Amundson,
Senior Associate
represented the Seller


Wilmington, NC
Wilmington/Cape Fear Coast, NC
Travel magazine

Sold to

Keith Dawn

David Slavin, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

Priority News, Inc. Havana Herald

Havana Herald, Havana, FL

Sold to

Mark Pettus

David Slavin, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

Bluffton Sun, Hilton Head Sun, Sun City Sun

Sold to

Kevin Aylmer

David Slavin, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

The Republican

Sincell Publishing
Oakland, Md.

Sold to

Clarksburg (WV) Publishing Company

David Slavin, Senior Associate
represented the Seller

The Courier-Times

Roxboro, NC

Sold to

Daily Record/
Adams Family

Ken Blum, Senior Associate
Served as an Advisor in the sale

Click on a section of the map, or use the toggles below, to view recent transactions in each region.


Hawaii — Big Island of Hawaii, Journal

Hawaii — Captain Cook, HI, Hawaii Island Journal

Hawaii — Honolulu, HI, Hawaii Island Journal

USVI — St. Thomas, USVI, Nautical Scene, Island Trader

Canada — Montreal, Quebec, L’actualite

Canada — Shore Shopper

Nassau — The Suffolk Lawyer, Queens Bar, Bulletin and Brooklyn Barrister, The Attorney of Nassau County


El Segundo, CA, Performance Publishing Group

Guernville, CA, the Paper

Menlo Park, CA, Recorder,

Oakland, CA, Homes & Land Magazine

Sacramento, CA, Union

Santa Rosa, CA, North Bay Business Journal

Valley Center, CA, Roadrunner

Aspen, CO, Daily Times

Aurora, CO, Daily Sentinel

Breckenridge, CO, Summitt

Buckley, CO, Guardian

Crested Butte, CO, the News, Chronicle and Pilot

Denver, CO, Mile High Suburban Press

Glenwood, CO, Daily Independent

Idaho Springs, CO, Clear Creek Currant

Nederland, CO, Mountain Ear

Ouray County, CO, Plaindealer

Ridgeway, CO, Sun

Coquille Valley, OR, Sentinel

Gold Beach, OR, Curry County Reporter

Illinois Valley, OR, News

Junction City, OR, Tri-County News

Port Oxford, OR, News

Sisters Oregon Guide

Sisters, Oregon, the Nugget, Sisters Oregon Guide

St. Helen’s, OR, Chronicle & Sentinel Mist

Veneta, OR, West Lane News

Jackson Hole, WY, Planet Jackson Hole, Jackson Hole Weekly, Half Off, Jackson Hole Golfer, JH

Snowboader Magazine

Wyoming Advocate

Wyoming Business Report


Algona Upper Des-Moies, IA & Reminder Newspapers

Eldora, IA Herald-Ledger & Hardin County Index

Kalona, IA News, the Lone Tree Reporter and The Highland Review.

Riverside, IA, Current

Wellman, IA, Advance

Chicago, IL, Peacock Publishing

Chicago, Windy City Times

Greeneville, IL, Bond & Fayette County Shopper

Charlestown, IN, Leader

Hagerstown, IN, Exponent

Hammond, IN, Compass

Huntinburg, IN, Press

Kandiyohi, IN, Lakes Area Review

LaCrosse, IN, Westville Indicator and

Monticello, IN, News-Reminder

Washington, IN, Tri-County News,


Andale, KS, The Clarion

Caney, KS, Good News

Council Grove, KS, daily Republican

Gridley, KS, Gleam

Blissfield, MI, Advance

Farmington, MI, Northwest Gazette

Hamtramck, MI, Citizen

Highland Park, MI, Highland Parker

Highland, MI, Highlander

Highland, MI, Spinal Column Newspapers, Oakland Lakefront, Oakland County Directory

Holly, MI, Herald Advertiser, Northwest Neighbor

L’Anse, MI, Sentinel

Mackinaw City, MI, Journal, Magic, and Right Now

Petoskey, MI, Advertiser

Wayland, MI, Penasee Globe

Wyoming, MI, South Kent News,

Ypsilanti, MI, Courier

Aitkin & Isle,, MN-MessAge Media, Mille Lacs Messenger, Aitkin Independent Age, Bargain Hunter,

Annual Fun Guide

Crier, MN,  Lakeville Independent, Randolph Herald, Raynham Journal, Rockland Standard, Stoughton Chronicle, West Bridgewater Times,

Elbow Lake, MN, Grant County Herald

Elbow Lake, MN, Herman-Hoffman Tribune

Fairfax, MN, Standard-Gazette (twice)

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, Employment News,

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, Employment News, MN Health and Medical Careers

MN Health and Medical Careers

New London, MN, Lakes Area Review

Northfield, MN, Mainstream Newspapers

Sauk Centre, MN, Old Times Antiques Monthly

Canton, MO, Press-News Journal

Cooperstown, ND, Griggs County Courier

Finley, ND, Steele County Press

Hillsboro, ND, Banner

Moorehead, ND, Extra Mile, Inc. /FM Extra

Blue Hill, NE, Leader

Fairbury, NE, Journal-News

Gothenburg, NE, Times

Columbus, OH, Columbus Monthly, Columbus Bride, Columbus CEO

Columbus, OH, Suburban Newspapers (22 weeklies owned by CM Media)

Columbus, OH, the Other Paper

Germantown, OH, Press

Jackson, OH, Journal-Herald

Lima, OH, Business Journal of Central Ohio

Lorain, OH, Lorain County Times

Volga, SD, RFD News Group- Volga Tribune, Elkton Record, Tri- County Star, Arlington Sun

Milwaukee, WI, Shephard Express

Oxford, WI, Rural Rambler

Reedsburg, WI, the Independent and Advantage Advertiser

Rice Lake, WI, Chronotype and The Early Bird


Avondale/Phoenix, AZ– View Newspaper Group

Bisbee, AZ, Observer

Maricopa, AZ, the Communicator

Springerville, AZ, Apace County Observer

Yuma, AZ, Desert Publications

Clovis, NM, Clovis, NM News Journal

Las Cruces, NM, Southern New Mexico Real Estate Press

Las Cruces, NM, the Bulletin-2012 and 2003

NM, Portales News-Tribune

Quay County, NM, Sun

Rio Rancho, NM, Observer

Silver City, NM, Desert Exposure

NM, Tucumcari’s Quay County Sun

Bristow, OK, News

Hinton, OK, Record

Marlow, OK Marlow Review

Tonkawa, OK, News

Watonga, OK, Republican

Atlanta, TX, Citizens-Journal

Big Sandy, TX & Hawkins Journal

Bowie County, TX, Citizens Tribune, Easton Bulletin, Hanson Town

Brownsville, TX, daily Herald & El Nuevo Heraldo

Cass County, TX, Sun

Clifton, TX, Record

Daingerfield, TX, Bee

Dalhart, TX, Dalhart Texan

Dallas TX, the Met

Dallas, TX, Texas Triangle, Lambda Pages

Diboll, TX,Free Press

Dimmit, TX, Castro County News (twice)

Floydata, TX, Blanco Offset

Floydata, TX, Hesperian Beacon

Fredericksburg, TX, Standard-Radio Post

Fritch, TX, Eagle Press

Gladewater, TX, Mirror

Graham, TX, KLXK (K-LAKES) and AC KROO-A/BRECKENRIDGE, TX and Classic Hits KWKQ (Q94.7) and Classic Country KSWA-A/GRAHAM, TX. The Graham Leader, Jacksboro Gazette-News, Jack County Herald, Onley Enterprise, Breckenridge American, Lake County Sun and Burleson Star. .

Grand Saline, TX, Sun (twice)

Harlingen, TX, daily Valley Morning Star

Hubbard, TX, City News

Knox City, TX, Knox City News

La Vernia, TX, News

TX, LaVoz de Houston

Lindale, TX, News & Times

Littlefield, TX, Lamb County Leader-News

Matagorda, TX, Advocate

McAllen, TX, the Daily Monitor

Meridian, TX, Bosque County News

Mexia, TX, Daily News

Mineola, TX, Monitor

Morton, TX, Tribune

Muleshoe, TX, The Journal, Canyon, News, Olton Enterprise (twice)

Odessa, TX, daily American

Pittsburg, TX, Gazette

Post, TX, Post Dispatch

Rockwall, TX, County News

Rusk, TX, Cherokeean Herald

San Marcos, TX, Daily Record

Shamrock, TX, County Star News (twice)

Slaton, TX, Slatonite

South Padre Island/Port Isabel, Coastal Current

Wellington, TX, Leader

Weslaco, TX, Mid-Valley Town Crier

Wood County, TX, Democrat


Enfield, CT, Press

Hoosier American, DC Express

Washington, D.C.,Recreation News

Washington D.C., Potomac Current

Washington, D.C.– Community College Week

Washington, D.C., Northwest Current

Washington, D.C., Recreation News

Washington, D.C., the Blade

Washington, D.C., Times

Amherst, MA, Record

Athol, MA, Daily News

Boston-Rockland, MA– Associated/Independent Newspapers

Braintree, MA, Observer

Cape Cod, MA, Cape Cod Guide

Chicopee, MA, Herald

Dartmouth, MA, Chronicle

Duxbury, MA, Pet Gazette

Great Barrington, MA,

Huntington, MA, Country Journal,

Ipswich, MA, Today

Jamaica Plain and Mission Hill, MA, Gazettes

Lexington, MA, Minuteman

Nantucket, MA, Beacon

Patriot, MA Shore News

Shelborne Falls, MA, News (twice)

South Hadley, MA, Town Reminder

Westfield, MA, News

MD, Whitman Times

Baltimore, MD, Guide Newspapers

Bowie, MD, Register

Columbia, MD, Business Monthly

Damascus, MD, Courier

Ellicott City, MD, View Newspaper Group

Frederick, MD, New Paper

Frederick, MD, Times

Gaithersburg, MD, Montgomery and Prince George’s County

Hanover, MD, the Maryland Pennysaver Group

LaPlata, MD, Times-Crescent,

Pikesville, MD, Northwest Star

Preston, MD, News & Farmer

Silver Spring, MD, Record

Sports Focus, Gaithersburg, MD

Taneytown, MD, Carroll Record

White Plains, MD, News &

Blue Hill, ME, Weekly Packet

Bucksport, ME, Enterprise

Dexter, ME, Gazette

Madawaska, ME, St. John Valley Times

Norway, ME, Advertiser-Democrat, Rumsford Falls Times

Old Town, ME, Times

Penobscot, ME, Times

Rumford Falls, ME, Times

Scarborough, ME, Monument Newspaper

Skowhegan, ME, Gazette

South China, ME, Town Line

Conway, NH, Mountain Ear

Franklin, NH, Journal Transcript

Goffstown, NH, News, Suncock-

Hampton, NH, Union

Hollis, NH, Times

Hudson, NH, Hudson-Litchfield News

Lake Winnipesaukee, NH, the Laker, Laker at Home, Boat on the Lakes, Boomers, Maine Seacoast Magazine, Dining Out in the Lakes

Meredith, NH, News

North Conway, NH, Irregular

Blairstown, NJ, Press Netcong

Bordentown, NJ, Register-News (twice)

Bricktown, NJ, Ocean County

NJ, Cedar Grove Times

Cherry Hill, NJ, Suburban

Cliffside Park, NJ, Palisadean

Collingswood, NJ, Retrospect

Cologne, NJ, South Jersey

Cranford, NJ, Citizen & Chronicle

Fairfield, NJ, Chronicle

Franklinville, NJ, Sentinel

Highland Park, NJ, Jewish State, Jewish Journal, Speaker,

Highland Park, NJ, Jewish State, Jewish Journal, Speaker, Highland Park Quarterly

Ledgewood, NJ, West Morris

Linden, NJ, News-Observer

Manville, NJ, Consumer Advocate

Maywood, NJ, Our Town

Montclair, NJ, Life & Liesure

Montclair, NJ, Times, Verone

Penns Grove, NJ, Record

Phillipsburg, NJ, Free Press

Pleasantville, NJ, Jewish Times

Pompton Lakes, NJ, Independent News (3 times)

Rahway, NJ, Atom, News-Record, Clark

South Plainfield, NJ, Reporter

South Plains, NJ, Times

Toms River, NJ, Reporter,

Trenton, NJ, Mercer County

Adirondack, NY, Newspapers

Albany, NY, Metroland

Amsterdam, NY, daily Recorder, Adirondack Express, Hamilton County Express, Mohawk Valley Express, Sagandaga Express,, Tug Hill Express

Brooklyn, NY, Courier-Life

Brooklyn, NY, Shopper’s Guide

Brooklyn, NY, Spectator

Buffalo, NY, Buffalo Healthy Living Magazine

Camillus, NY, Advocate

Chateaugay, NY, Record

Delmar, NY, Spotlight

Dutchess, NY, Suburban Newspapers

Elmira, NY, Shopper

Greene, NY, Hancock Herald,

Hassick Falls, NY, Standard Press

Hicksville, NY, Litmor Pubs.

Huntington, NY– Long Islander, Record, Northport Journal,

Levittown, NY, Tribune

Lindenhurst, NY, South Bay Shopping News (200,000 circulation)

Massapequa, NY, Post,

Nanuet, NY, Rockland Review

New York, NY, the Villager

Northport, NY, Observer

Norwich, NY, Sun

Old Forge, NY, Adirondack Express

Patchogue, NY, Long Island

Perry, NY, Herald

Plainview, NY, Long Island Pennysaver, Town Crier

Port Washington, NY, Port Mail,

Queens, NY-Tribco LLC, Queens Tribune & Long-Islander

Rockland, NY, Independent Leader

Saronac Lake, NY, Adirondack Daily

Scarsdale, NY, Inquirer

Skaneateles, NY, Press, Marcellus

Staten Island, NY, Register and Pennysaver

Staten Island, NY, Shopper’s Guide

Syracuse, NY, New Times

Vestal, NY, News, Endicott Tempo

Walden, NY, Citizen Herald

Walton, NY, Reporter

Warwick, NY, Advertiser Photo News

Wellsville, NY, Patriot

Westbury, NY, Times

Ardmore, PA, Chronicle

Bath, PA, Home News

Canton, PA, Independent

Carbondale, PA, News

Carnegie, PA, Signal-Item

Catasequa, PA, Dispatch

Everett, PA, Bradford County

Greene County, PA, Messenger

Honesdale, PA, Weekly Almanac

Langhorne, PA, Advance, New

McConnellsburg, PA, Democrat,

Philadelphia, PA– News Gleaner Group, Olney Times

Pottstown, PA, Guardian

Royersford, PA, Weekly Advertiser

State College, PA, I-81 Map Company including Brookville, Cook Forest, Punxsutawney, Dubois, Clarion

Tuscola, PA– Review and the Regional

Vandergrift, PA, News-Citizen

Wayne, PA, Suburban

West Chester, PA, Citizen,

Ashton, RI, Lincoln News Leader

Bradford, VT, Journal Opinion

Burlington, VT, Times/Vox

Jamaica, VT, Original Vermont Observer, So. Vt. Adventures

Lyndonville, VT, Weekly News

St. Albans, VT, the Daily Messenger


Chatom, AL, Washington County News

Huntsville, AL, Want Ads, Farm & Ranch, Pink Elephant Distribution

Phenix City, AL, Citizen

Boca Raton, FL, Review

Clermont, FL, South Lakes Press

Coral Springs, FL, Coral Springs & Parkland Neighbor News, Coconut Creek Neighbor News

Fort Myers, FL, Sun

Gainesville, FL, American Country

Havana, FL, Havana News

Havana, FL, Herald

Jacksonville, FL, Southern

Jacksonville, FL, The Creekline, Mandarin NewsLine, Southside NewsLine and the Coastal NewsLine, Players Journal (Ponte Vedra) and the Ocean Breeze (Palm Coast)

Okeechobie, FL, Pennysaver, Weekender, Times, & Indiantown News

Orlando, FL, Sun Newspapers

Orlando,FL, Central Florida Future, Seminole Chronicle

Pinellas Park, FL, News

Seminole County, FL, Scene

Zephyrhills, FL News

Madison, GA, Madisonian

Pembroke, GA, Bryan County Times

Big Sandy, KY, News & Tri-Rivers Advertiser

Carlisle, KY, Nicholas Countain, Carlisle Mercury

Elizabethtown, KY, Examiner

Fulton, KY, Leader and Fulton Shopper

Jefferson, KY, Reporter

Wickliffe, KY, Advance-

Jonesboro, LA, Jackson Independent, Independent Shopper

Ashland, MS, Southern Advocate (twice)

Batesville, MS, Panolian

Biloxi, MS, Biloxi-D’Iberville Press

Clarke County, MS, Tribune

Magee, MS, Courier,

Ocean Springs, MS, Gazette and The Record

Pass Christian, MS, Gazebo Gazette

Ripley, MS, Southern Sentinel (sold twice)

Southaven, MS, Press

Union, MS, the Appeal

Boone, NC, Watauga Democrat, Blowing Rocket,

Bryson City, NC, Smokey Mountain Times

Charlotte, NC, South Charlotte Weekly, Union County Weekly, Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly, Pineville Pilot

NC, King Times-News, Yadkin

Lincolntown, NC, Lincoln

Marshville, NC, Home News

Nags Head, NC, Outer Banks Sentinel

Plymouth, NC, Roanoke Beacon

Roxboro, NC, Courier Times

St. Pauls, NC Review and Red Springs Citizen

Union Grove, NC, Rowan Times-

Winston Salem, NC, Suburbonite,

Yadkinville, NC, Yadkin Ripple

Bamberg, SC, Advertiser-Herald

Bishopville, SC, Lee County Observer

Columbia, SC, Free Times

Columbia, SC, Pennysaver

Hilton Head/Bluffton/Sun City, SC, Sun Newspaper Group

Mauldlin, SC, Tribune Times

Moncks Corner, SC, the Berkeley Independent

Bartlett, TN, Express

Bolivar, TN, Bulletin-Times

Collierville, TN, Independent

Cordova, TN, Beacon

East Shelby, TN Review and Sun Times

Fayette, TN, County Review

Gallatin, TN, Main Street Newspapers- Gallatin News, Hendersonville Standard and Wilson Post

Memphis, TN Shopper’s News & Guide

Millington, TN, Star and Bluejacket

Millington, TN, Tipton Today, Shopper’s Aid

New Bern, TN, Tennessean

Oakland, TN, News

Shelby, TN, Sun-Times group

Smithville, TN, Middle Tennessee Times

Wayne County, TN, News

Waynesboro, TN, Wayne County News

Annandale, VA, News

Arlington, VA, Courier

Arlington, VA, Navy News

Arlington, VA, Northern

Charlottesville, VA, Observer

Chesterfield, VA, News-Journal

Chrisitansburg, VA, News-Messenger, Radford News-Journal,

Dayton, VA, North Fork Journal

Fincastle, VA, Herald

Hardwick, VA, Gazette

Heathsville, VA, Northumberland

Leesburg, VA Today Newspaper, Loudoun Magazine, Loudoun

Leesburg, VA, Loudoun Easterner

Leesburg, VA, Loudoun Magazine, Loudoun Business

Loudon County, VA, Easterner

New Market, VA, Shenandoah Valley

Norton, VA, Coalfield Progress

Palmyra County, VA, Fluvanna Review, OC Magazine, Louisa Life, Scottsville Monthly, Buckingham Beacon.

Prince George, VA– Monitor, Sussex-Surry Dispatch, P.G. Journal

Salem, VA, Herald

Saltville, VA, Progress, Southwest

Shenandoah, VA, Journal and Special

Springfield, VA, Independent,

Sussex/Surry, VA, Dispatch

Buchannon, WV, Republican-

Cabell, WV, Record

Clay, WV, Messenger

Lewisburg, WV, Greenbriar

Ravenswood, WV, News

Terra Alta, WV, Preston County

White Sulpher Springs, WV, Star