A look at Ogden Newspapers, Inc., pending owner of the Journal-World

Ogden Newspapers, Inc. has signed a deal to purchase the Lawrence Journal-World. Here’s a look at the company and its holdings.

Ogden Newspapers, Inc. is a family-owned, diversified media company based in Wheeling, W.Va. Following is a list of company newspapers and other assets.

Daily Newspapers (by state)


Breeze Newspapers, Lee County


Maui News, Wailuku


News-Sentinel, Fort Wayne


Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City

Messenger, Fort Dodge

Times-Republican, Marshalltown


Alpena News, Alpena

Daily Mining Gazette, Houghton

Daily Press, Escanaba

Iron Mountain Daily News, Iron Mountain

Mining Journal, Marquette


Independent, Marshall

Journal, New Ulm

Sentinel, Fairmont

North Dakota

Minot Daily News, Minot

New Hampshire

Telegraph, Nashua

New York

Leader-Herald, Gloversville

Observer, Dunkirk

Post-Journal, Jamestown


Advertiser-Tribune, Tiffin

Herald Star, Steubenville

Marietta Times, Marietta

Morning Journal, Lisbon

Review, East Liverpool

Salem News, Salem

Times Leader, Martins Ferry

Tribune Chronicle, Warren


Altoona Mirror, Altoona

Express, Lock Haven

Sentinel, Lewistown

Sun-Gazette, Williamsport

Times Observer, Warren


Northern Virginia Daily, Strasburg

West Virginia

Intelligencer and News Register, Wheeling

Inter-Mountain, Elkins

Journal, Martinsburg

News And Sentinel, Parkersburg

Daily Times, Weirton

Other Holdings

Ogden Publications, Topeka. Publisher of niche magazines including Mother Earth News, Utne Reader, Grit and Farm Collector.

Capper’s Insurance Services, Topeka.

Ogden Directories, phone directories operating in 13 states.

Seven Springs Mountain Resort, Seven Springs, Penn.

Hidden Valley Resort, Hidden Valley, Penn.

Pittsburgh Pirates Major League Baseball franchise. (The Nutting family is a majority owner and Bob Nutting serves as chairman of the board and principal owner of the team).