The 91-year-old weekly Teton Valley News of Driggs, Idaho, has been purchased by a Wyoming newspaper group headed by Gary Stevenson of Sheridan, Wyoming, according to Jim Hicks of Bolitho-Cribb & Associates, who represented the sellers in the transaction. The new owners also operate weekly and shopper publications in five Wyoming communities.

The Idaho weekly, owned by Mr. and Mrs. Vern Carner of Alpine, California, serves Teton County, the fastest growing county in Idaho, an area on the west slope of the famous Teton Mountain range some 35 miles from Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

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

Published July 09, 2000

Driggs, ID