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Online newspaper Alaska Dispatch buys Anchorage Daily News for $34 million
| April 8, 2014
| MARK THIESSEN
Posted on 04/16/2014 6:47:00 PM PDT by george76
Alaska Dispatch Publishing LLC, the parent company of the online newspaper the Alaska Dispatch, will purchase the Anchorage Daily News from The McClatchy Co. for $34 million. The sale is expected to close in May.
Billionaire Warren Buffett's company, Berkshire Hathaway, owns 31 small- and medium-sized daily newspapers. It has bought most of those newspapers since 2011 at bargain prices. Including weekly papers and other publications, Berkshire owns 70 newspapers.
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TOPICS: Business/Economy; News/Current Events; US: Alaska
KEYWORDS: alaskadispatch; anchoragedaily; berkshirehathaway; mediabias; newspaper; newspapers; palin; warrenbuffett
posted on 04/16/2014 6:47:00 PM PDT
posted on 04/16/2014 7:07:19 PM PDT
( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
Was Alaska Dispatch the online rag that dug up dirt on Sarah Palin at every opportunity?
posted on 04/16/2014 7:07:25 PM PDT
(CNN: The "Crisis News Channel" - all Flight 370 hysteria and global warming blather, all the time.)
We really do not need another newspaper spewing Buffet’s liberal crap.
He is one of those, “I got mine and the rest of you stay in your place as serfs.”
posted on 04/16/2014 7:25:28 PM PDT
by angry elephant
(Endangered species in Seattle)
No, they made stuff up - or published “rumors”
The rich, bored wife of a billionaire buys the local rag.
I don’t see it getting any better....
posted on 04/16/2014 8:35:49 PM PDT
(What are you doing now that Mexico has become OUR Chechnya?)
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