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Journal Communications, Scripps Co. announce deal

By MAE ANDERSON
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Journal Communications Inc. of Milwaukee and E.W. Scripps Co. of Cincinnati have agreed to combine their broadcasting operations while spinning off...full story
updated 2014-08-01 03:42 AM
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Journal Communications, Scripps Co. announce deal
By MAE ANDERSON
Associated Press

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