Company Updates

Wisconsin Media Group, LLC to acquire Unified Newspaper Group

Wisconsin Media Group, LLC., an affiliate company of O’Rourke Media Group, announced today that it plans to acquire Unified Newspaper Group, which is owned by Woodward Communications, Inc. The transaction is to close on June 30, 2021. Terms of the transaction were not...

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O’Rourke Media Group acquires RiverTown Multimedia

The O’Rourke Media Group grew its Minnesota and Wisconsin portfolio on Thursday with the acquisition of two weekly newspapers. Forum Communications Company sold RiverTown Multimedia, which publishes the Republican Eagle and Star-Observer newspapers, to O’Rourke Media...

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One-on-One with Jim O’Rourke, CEO of O’Rourke Media Group

Originally published on News & Tech, July 1, 2020. Article by Tara McMeekin The City Sun Times in June became the most recent newspaper to join family-owned media company O’Rourke Media Group. Since 2019, up-and-coming newspaper and digital marketing solutions...

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David Arkin to become Chief Content and Product Officer

by Jim O'Rourke, CEO Over the past 18 months, I’ve shared updates on the rapid growth and success of our company and now I’m thrilled to write about David Arkin, an established content leader, joining our talented team of employees as our Chief Content and Product...

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O’Rourke Media Group buys CITYSunTimes

The CITYSunTimes has been acquired by the O’Rourke Media Group, a media company that specializes in publishing local community newspapers. The company also provides cost-effective digital marketing solutions and print/design services to local businesses. “We’re...

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Wisconsin Media Group acquires the Sheboygan Sun

The Sheboygan Sun has been acquired by the Wisconsin Media Group based in Kiel. “The Sheboygan Sun is a perfect fit with our current markets in Wisconsin,” says Group Owner and CEO Jim O’Rourke. “We’re looking forward to serving and supporting local businesses and...

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O’Rourke Media Group announces acquisition #5

The Cannon Falls Beacon and the Cannon Shopper have been acquired by the O’Rourke Media Group, a media company that specializes in publishing local community newspapers.  The company also provides cost-effective digital marketing solutions and print/design services to...

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