After 133 years of ownership the Randall family has sold the Frederick News-Post to Ogden Newspapers effective May 1, 2017, according to Gary Greene, Cribb, Greene & Cope who represented the Randall family in the sale.

“People keep saying congratulations to us,” Will Randall, CEO of Randall Family LLC, said. “And I keep saying, it’s congratulations and condolences.”

Ogden Newspapers is a family owned company with over 40 daily newspapers across the country. In a March press release Bob Nutting, CEO of Ogden Newspapers, said “My family is extremely proud to have the opportunity to become the successor publisher of the News-Post.” 

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Gary Greene, Cribb, Greene & Cope, represented the Randall family in the transaction. Cribb, Greene & Cope is a merger and acquisition firm with offices in Montana, Virginia, and Missouri.