A Kentucky company has purchased The Elkhart Truth from Mishawaka-based Federated Media. Paxton Media Group owns more than 30 newspapers, including several in Indiana.
The Elkhart Truth has roots dating back to the 1880s. Paxton Chief Executive Officer David Paxton says the acquisition "provides the financial security needed to assure the newspaper will continue to serve the community long into the future."
Federated Media owns 14 radio stations in Fort Wayne, South Bend and Warsaw.
Paxton’s Indiana newspapers include:
Connersville News-Examiner – Connersville
The Courier-Times – New Castle
The News-Dispatch – Michigan City
Peru Tribune – Peru
The Shelbyville News – Shelbyville
The Times – Frankfort
Vincennes Sun-Commercial – Vincennes
Wabash Plain Dealer – Wabash
The Chronicle-Tribune – Marion
Huntington Herald-Press – Huntington
LaPorte County Herald-Argus – LaPorte County