GateHouse Media to acquire Pueblo Chieftain 5/14/18

The Star-Journal Publishing Corp. of Pueblo, Colo., has reached an agreement to sell The Pueblo Chieftain newspaper to GateHouse Media, one of the largest publishers of locally based media in the United States.

Dirks, Van Essen & Murray, a media merger and acquisition firm based in Santa Fe, N.M., represented the Rawlings family in the transaction. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.

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Akron Beacon Journal sold to GateHouse Media 4/17/18

The Akron Beacon Journal's owner, Black Press Ltd., recently announced the sale of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Akron Beacon Journal and its Ohio.com website to GateHouse Media, which owns multiple publications in Ohio including The Columbus Dispatch and The Canton Repository. Sound Publishing Holdings Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Black Press Ltd., bought the Beacon Journal in 2006.

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Congrats to SNPA members on E&P's '25 under 35' list 4/3/18

Three dynamic young executives from CNHI, plus young professionals from GateHouse, McClatchy and Swift Communications are among those who have been recognized in Editor & Publisher magazine's annual "25 under 35" feature.

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GateHouse Media acquires Online Automotive Solutions 4/2/18

GateHouse Media has acquired substantially all the assets of Online Automotive Solutions, a tech-enabled video, data and auto-focused inventory solutions provider, for $4 million.

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GateHouse Media to acquire The Palm Beach Post, Palm Beach Daily News 4/2/18

GateHouse Media, one of the largest publishers of locally based print and online media in the United States as measured by number of publications, recently announced that it has agreed to acquire The Palm Beach Post and the Palm Beach Daily News, in addition to several niche publications and companion websites, from Cox Media Group LLC for $49.25 million.

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Ready-to-use pages previewing Olympics available at discount to SNPA members 1/23/18

The clock is ticking toward Opening Ceremonies for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang County, South Korea. Are you ready?

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For your readers and advertisers: ready-to-use guide to the Super Bowl 1/16/18

Finalizing your plans for Super Bowl coverage and sales? Coverage planned? New ad revenue booked?

Check out GateHouse Media's one page wrap-up to the biggest NFL game of the year: the 2018 Super Bowl.

GateHouse Media's sports experts at the Center for News and Design will provide a ready-to-use preview page, highlighting the strengths and weaknesses of both teams, what to expect at kickoff and including facts, info and essential data about the game.

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Edwards leaving job as president of 2 Mississippi newspapers 1/9/18

From The Associated Press

The president of two newspapers in Mississippi is stepping down from the job.

The Clarion Ledger reported that Nathan Edwards announced his resignation from there and Hattiesburg American. Both papers are owned by Gannett Co. Inc., a media company based in Virginia. He leaves Jan. 12, and is moving to be closer to his extended family. He is going to North Carolina to oversee regional promotion efforts for GateHouse Media.

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Times-Union to outsource printing operations 12/14/17

Reprinted from The Florida Times-Union

The Florida Times-Union announced plans Dec. 13 to print the Jacksonville daily paper, Monday through Saturday, in Gainesville, and its Sunday paper in Daytona.

The Times-Union is currently printed at the newspaper's central facility at One Riverside Avenue.

The change will occur in mid-February 2018.

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Sherman family announces sale of The Newport Daily News 10/30/17

Albert K. Sherman, Jr. has announced that his family has entered into a definitive agreement to sell substantially all of the assets of the Edward A. Sherman Publishing Company, which publishes the Newport (R.I.) Daily News and other publications.

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