KTWN-F (Go 96.3)/Twin Cities Buys News Site BringMeTheNews
August 3, 2015 at 3:31 PM (PT)
NORTHERN LIGHTS Alternative KTWN-F (GO 96.3)/MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL's GO96.3 MEDIA has purchased local news website BRINGMETHENEWS for an undisclosed price.
“GO 96.3 and BRINGMETHENEWS are a great fit for each other. Not only are they both leading content providers, but they focus their efforts on serving local MINNESOTA. That focus will only strengthen as we become one company in the days ahead,” said GO96 MEDIA EVP JOE POHLAD. “The BRINGMETHENEWS staff has experience and knowledge of today’s news landscape; we are excited to work with them to become the go-to source for local news, culture, entertainment and music.”
“Over the past six years at BRINGMETHENEWS, we’ve created a highly effective news curator with an innovative approach to delivering local news,” said BRINGMETHENEWS founder RICK KUPCHELLA. “The pairing with GO 96.3 is a perfect combination of two locally driven media organizations, and I’m excited to watch both platforms expand as they move forward as one company.”