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Forum Communications Co. to purchase Echo Publishing


Forum Communications Co., based in Fargo, N.D., announced Thursday, Dec. 26, it has entered into an agreement to purchase Echo Publishing and the Brainerd Dispatch from Morris Communications Co., effective Jan. 1, 2014.

Morris Communications, based in Augusta, Ga., has owned Echo Publishing since 1999 and the Dispatch since 1995.

Echo Publishing publishes the weekly Pineandlakes Echo Journal newspaper and the weekly Echoland-Piper Shopper.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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