Boone Newspapers, Inc. has sold The Fergus Falls Daily Journal to Wick Communications according to John Cribb of Cribb, Greene & Cope who represented the Boone family in the sale.
“Wick is very grateful to have been provided the opportunity to carry on the important and meaningful work of The Daily Journal,” said Francis Wick, President and CEO of Wick Communications. “We believe a community’s relationship with its newspaper is an essential part of maintaining a healthy and well-informed citizenry.”
Wick Communications is a family-owned community media company with newspapers, websites, magazines, and specialty publications in 10 states. The home office is in Sierra Vista, Arizona and Wick publishes newspapers in Arizona, Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Louisiana, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota and Washington. One of Wick’s publications is The Daily News in Wahpeton/Breckenridge.
John Cribb of Cribb, Greene & Cope represented the Boone family in the sale to Wick Communications. Cribb, Greene & Cope is a leading merger and acquisition firm with offices in Arkansas, Montana and California.