Tioga Publishing Buys Newspapers
Posted: 3/4/2013  |  By: McLean Publishing Co.
The sale was completed today of the McLean Publishing interests in three newspapers and their related publications and digital web sites serving the DuBois, Brookville and New Bethlehem areas to Tioga Publishing Company, a division of Community Media Group, West Frankfort, Ill. The newspapers include The Courier-Express, DuBois; the Value Guide shopper; the weekly Tri-County Sunday; the Jeffersonian Democrat at Brookville; and The Leader-Vindicator at New Bethlehem.

The newspapers had been owned and operated by Independent Publications located at Bryn Mawr, Pa., a company controlled by the McLean family, longtime Pennsylvania publishers of newspapers, monthly and quarterly magazines and other publications, dating back to 1895.