Portland Press Herald Owner Buys Two Weekly Newspapers


Reade Brower, who already owns six of Maine’s seven daily newspapers and many weeklies, has purchased two additional weekly papers in Hancock County.

The Ellsworth American reported Wednesday that Brower, of Rockland, has purchased that paper and its sister paper, the Mount Desert Islander, from longtime owner Alan Baker. Details of the sale, which closes Aug. 31, were not disclosed.

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