Hermantown Star Sold to Owner of Proctor Journal
Posted: 2/11/2013 | By: John Myers | Duluth News Tribune
Jake Benson, longtime owner-publisher-editor of the weekly Proctor
Journal newspaper, has purchased the Hermantown Star newspaper.
announced the move Thursday in the Star, saying the deal was official
in January. He purchased the paper from co-owners Wade Petrich and Jim
Holmgren, who have owned the paper since 2004.