Newspaper chains

Most details as of 2003 CJR articles:




P.O. Box 655237
Dallas, Texas


Community Newspaper HoldingsEdit

  • Web site
  • Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc.
3500 Colonnade Parkway Suite 600
Birmingham, AL 35243
(205) 298-7100
  • Info from CJR
  • Newspapers in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia

Copley PressEdit

  • Info from CJR
  • All media holdings have been sold.
  • Also Copley News Service


Attn: Corporate Communications
6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30328
(678) 645-0000
  • Info from CJR
  • Flagship: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • Newspapers in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Ohio and Texas
  • Also other publications, television, radio and more
  • Hoover's profile


Dow Jones & Co.Edit

Corporate Headquarters
World Financial Center
200 Liberty Street:
New York, NY 10281
(212) 416-2000

E.W. ScrippsEdit

  • Web site
  • The E.W. Scripps Company Headquarters
312 Walnut Street
2800 Scripps Center
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Ph: 513-977-3000;Fax: 513-977-3721
  • Info from CJR
  • Also television and United Media
  • Newspapers:
    • Colorado: Daily Camera (Boulder), Rocky Mountain News (Denver),
    • New Mexico: The Albuquerque Tribune
    • South Carolina: Anderson Independent-Mail
    • Tennessee: The Commercial Appeal (Memphis), The Knoxville News-Sentinel
    • Texas: Abilene Reporter-News, Corpus Christi Caller-Times, San Angelo Standard-Times, Wichita Falls Times Record News
    • Other newspapers:
      • Evansville (Indiana) Courier & Press
      • The Gleaner (Henderson)
      • Naples Daily News (Florida)
      • Redding Record Searchlight
      • The Stuart News
      • The Sun (Bremerton)
      • The Tribune (Ft. Pierce)
      • Ventura County Star
      • Vero Beach Press Journal


17666 Fitch Ave.

Irvine, CA. 92614
tel: (949) 253-2300
fax: (949) 474-7675
  • Info from CJR
  • Daily newspapers in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio and Texas
  • Also weeklies and television



  • Web site
  • Gannett Co., Inc. Headquarters
7950 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, VA 22107
(703) 854-6000
  • As of 2003, the largest newspaper group in terms of circulation in the United States
  • Info from CJR; holdings:
    • Flagship: USA Today
    • Daily newspapers in about 40 states
    • Also Army Times Publishing Co., Gannett News Service, television, United Kingdom, other
  • Hoover's profile

Securities and Exchange Commission filings

Gatehouse MediaEdit

  • Web site
  • Gatehouse held its initial public offering of stock in October 2006. Its stock jumped 18 percent on the first day trading, Oct. 25. Source: Boston Herald


959 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10019-3737
  • [ Info from CJR
  • Newspapers:
    • California: San Francisco Chronicle
    • New York: Albany Times Union
    • Texas: Beaumont Enterprise, Houston Chronicle, Laredo Morning Times, San Antonio Express-News
    • Washington state: Seattle Post-Intelligencer
    • Also: Edwardsville Intelligencer (IL), Huron Daily Tribune (MI), Midland Daily News,

Midland Reporter, Plainview Daily Herald


712 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
Ph: 212-586-5666
Fax: 212-586-0010
  • Info from CJR
  • Chicago Group: Chicago Sun-Times, many smaller publications
  • Community Newspaper Group: in several states
  • Also Canada, Israel, United Kingdom, other


Knight RidderEdit


Knight Ridder
50 W. San Fernando St.
San Jose, CA 95113
  • Info from CJR
  • Holdings
    • Daily newspapers in California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kansas City, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and South Dakota.
    • Weekly newspapers and other
  • Miscellaneous


150 W Brambleton Ave.
Norfolk, Virginia 23510
  • Info from CJR
    • Newspapers in Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
  • Also television and other


215 Main St.
Davenport, IA 52801-1924
(563) 383-2100
  • Info from CJR
  • Daily newspapers in California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Washington state, Wisconsin, Wyoming
  • Other publications in many states
  • Securities and Exchange Commission filings

Liberty GroupEdit

3000 Dundee Road,
Ste. 202;
Northbrook, Il. 60062;
Ph: (847) 272-2244;
Fax: (847) 272-6244
  • Info from CJR
  • Newspapers in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Wisconsin



BOUGHT KNIGHT RIDDER IN 2006 and sold several KR papers, mainly in areas with less growth.

McClatchy Headquarters
2100 Q Street
Sacramento, CA 95852
Ph: 916-321-1941
Fax: 916-321-1869
  • Info from CJR
  • Holdings
    • Newspapers in Alaska, California, Minnesota, North Carolina, South Carolina and Washington state
    • Also Nando Media and Ponderay Newsprint

Media GeneralEdit

Media General, Inc.
333 E. Franklin St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804-649-6000
Fax: 804-649-6066

Media NewsEdit

1560 Broadway, Ste. 2100
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-563-6360
Fax: 303-894-9327


725 Broad Street
Augusta, GA. 30901
Phone: 708-724-0851


News Corp.Edit

Corporate Headquarters
10000 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Ph: 310-369-7540

New York Times Co.Edit

229 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036
(212) 556-1234
  • Info from CJR, holdings:
  • Flagship: The New York Times
  • Other newspapers:
    • The Boston Globe
    • The Courier (Houma, LA)
    • The Daily Comet (Thibodaux, LA)
    • The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)
    • The Gadsden Times (AL)
    • The Gainesville Sun (FL)
    • International Herald Tribune
    • The Ledger (Lakeland, FL)
    • The New York Times
    • The Press Democrat (Santa Rosa, CA)
    • Petaluma Argus-Courier (CA)
    • Sarasota Herald-Tribune (FL)
    • Spartanburg Herald-Journal (SC)
    • Star-Banner (Ocala, FL)
    • TimesDaily (Florence, AL)
    • Times-News (Hendersonville, NC)
    • The Tuscaloosa News (AL)
    • The Star News (Wilmington, NC)
    • The Worcester Telegram & Gazette
  • Also radio, television, other
  • Business information




435 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312-222-9100
Fax: 312-222-1573
  • Info from CJR, holdings:
  • Newspapers:
    • Newsday (Long Island, NY)
    • Los Angeles Times
    • Chicago Tribune
    • Baltimore Sun
    • South Florida Sun-Sentinel
    • Orlando Sentinel
    • The Hartford Courant
    • The Morning Call (Allentown, PA)
    • Daily Press (Hampton Roads, VA)
    • The Advocate (Stamford, CT)
    • Greenwich Time (CT)
    • Hoy (Chicago)
    • Hoy (New York)
    • El Sentinel (Orlando)
  • Business information

Washington Post Co.Edit

1150 15th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20071
(202) 334-6000
  • Info from CJR, holdings:
    • Flagship: The Washington Post
    • Other publications include Newsweek magazine, The Herald (Everett, WA), Gazette Newspapers, Inc. (community weekly newspapers and a monthly business publication, in Maryland; military newspapers)
    • Also television, other
  • SEC filings

Stock symbolsEdit

Gannett Co., Inc. GCI

Dow Jones & Co. DJ

Tribune Company TRB

Hollinger International Inc. HLR

Journal Register Company JRC

News Corporation NWS.A

The McClatchy Company MNI

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. BRK.A

Knight-Ridder, Inc. KRI

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated LEE

Also seeEdit

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