Star Printing Company of Livingston, Montana, has purchased the assets of News Montana, Inc., Red Lodge, Montana, from Jim and Pam Moore according to Jim Hicks and John Cribb of Bolitho-Cribb & Associates who represented the sellers in the transaction.

The sale included the Carbon County News in Red Lodge, the Big Horn County News in Hardin, the Stillwater County News in Columbus, and the Billings Area Newspaper Group in Billings, Montana. Some real estate was included in the sale. Red Lodge is a premier quality of life market located above Yellowstone National Park, and has gained recognition as a fast growing alpine ski area.

Bolitho-Cribb & Associates is a seventy-seven year old newspaper brokerage company with offices in Montana, Wyoming, Wisconsin, and Florida.

Published September 28, 2000

Red Lodge, MT