Kate Murphy and Jeff Stoffer have sold the Townsend Star in Townsend, Montana, to Montana Home Town Newspapers, LLC, according to John T. Cribb and Jim Hicks, Bolitho-Cribb & Associates, who advised the sellers in the transaction.

The Townsend Star is a weekly paid circulation newspaper which is published on Wednesdays. The Star is 102-years-old, and serves the county seat market area of Townsend and Broadwater County. Included in the sale is the building housing the business.

Bolitho-Cribb & Associates is a publishing company brokerage firm with offices in Montana, Florida, and Wyoming.

Published April 13, 1999

Townsend, MT