Portland newspaper guild to vote on concessions for sale

Posted May 23, 2009, at 7:16 a.m.

The largest guild at the Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram will vote May 29 on concessions agreed to by its leadership, paving the way for the sale of Blethen Maine Newspapers, according to a story in Saturday’s Press Herald. An investment group led by Bangor native Richard Connor has been trying to buy the business since last summer.

A full story is available at the Portland Press Herald.