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Fremont Tribune

The Fremont Tribune is a newspaper in Fremont, Nebraska.

Fremont Tribune
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Lee Enterprises
Founder(s) J.N. Hayes
Publisher Vincent Laboy
Editor Tony Gray
Founded 1868
Language English
Headquarters 135 N. Main St.
Fremont, Nebraska 68025
United States

The Tribune was founded in 1868 by J.N. Hayes.[1] It was purchased in 1966 by Speidel Newspapers;[2] Gannett Co. acquired the paper in 1977 through its merger with Speidel.[3] Gannett sold the Tribune in 1989 to Hometown Communications of Little Rock, Arkansas.[4] The paper was later acquired by Independent Media Group; Lee Enterprises bought the Tribune from IMG in 2000.[5]

The editor is Tony Gray.[6]


  1. ^ Buss, William (1921). History of Dodge and Washington Counties, Nebraska, and Their People. American Historical Society. 
  2. ^ "SHOWN ABOVE IS THE PLANT of the Fremont, Nebraska, Tribune..." Poughkeepsie Journal. January 31, 1966. p. 22. Retrieved April 8, 2017. 
  3. ^ "Gannett: 73 Papers and Still Counting". The Washington Post. July 30, 1977. Retrieved April 8, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Gannett Co. Inc. said Thursday it has completed the..." United Press International. March 23, 1989. Retrieved April 8, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Lee Enterprises buys Wisconsin, Nebraska newspapers". Racine Journal Times. May 6, 2000. Retrieved April 8, 2017. 
  6. ^ "New editor named for Fremont Tribune". Lincoln Journal Star. 15 January 2016. Retrieved 25 May 2016. 

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