01 Jul '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa, Jul 1, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE), has completed the purchase of the Sioux City Journal in Sioux City, Iowa. In the transaction, announced June 6 and valued at $60.3 million, Lee bought the remaining 50 percent interest in the newspaper from...
27 Jun '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa, Jun 27, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kevin Mowbray, a veteran of eight newspaper operations in Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE) and one of the company's most experienced sales leaders, has been appointed vice president for sales and marketing. Mowbray, publisher of The Bismarck Tribune,...
18 Jun '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa, Jun 18, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE), reported today that same-property publishing revenue increased 3.5 percent in May, with advertising revenue up 4.7 percent. Retail revenue led all categories, increasing 8.9 percent over a year ago....
06 Jun '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 6, 2002--Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE), announced plans today to purchase the remaining 50 percent interest in the Sioux City Journal in Sioux City, Iowa, from the operating partner, a subsidiary of The Hagadone Corporation....
20 May '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa, May 20, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE), reported today that same-property publishing revenue decreased 1.9 percent for March and April combined, reflecting a continuing gradual improvement in the advertising climate....
16 May '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa, May 16, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE), has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 17 cents per share. The dividend is payable on July 1, 2002, to stockholders of record of both the Common Stock and Class B Common Stock as...
22 Apr '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 22, 2002--Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE), reported today that diluted earnings per share from continuing operations in its second quarter ended March 31, 2002, were 30 cents, the same as a year ago. Non-operating factors decreased this year's...
22 Apr '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 22, 2002--Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE), reported today that, excluding the effects of acquisitions and divestitures, publishing revenue in March increased 3.1 percent compared with a year ago, a result of an improved advertising environment and an...
09 Apr '02
DAVENPORT, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 9, 2002--Mary Junck, president, chairman and chief executive officer of Lee Enterprises (NYSE:LEE), announced today three winners of 2002 Lee President's Awards for "outstanding achievement in pulling off the biggest acquisition in Lee's history." She...