Thursday, June 4, 2009

Journal-Register Co. to sell Lapeer County Press, other papers

The bankrupt owner of The Oakland Press and The Macomb Daily has signed a purchase agreement to sell the Lapeer County Press and several smaller Michigan newspapers.

Yardley, Pa.-based Journal-Register Co., which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in February, will sell the Lapeer newspaper and a dozen other publications to Lapeer-based Jams Media Inc. for an undisclosed sum, according to a news release issued this morning.

The sale is expected to be finalized before July 31.

1 comment:

  1. Included in the purchase were the Lapeer County Press, the County Press Extra, County Press Marquee, County Line Reminder, Chesaning Tri-County Citizen, Sanilac County News, Sanilac Extra, Sanilac Buyers Guide, Thumb Blanket, Huron County Press, Croswell Jeffersonian, Brown City Banner and Homeseekers.