Carberry News Express Acquired by FP Newspapers

The Carberry News Express has been acquired by FP Canadian Newspapers Limited Partnership.

The weekly western Manitoba newspaper, which has a circulation of 1,100, has been serving the Carberry area for over 125 years.

Brandon Sun publisher Eric Lawson will oversee the operation. The acquisition is expected to be completed by the end of October.

FP Newspapers Inc. also owns the Winnipeg Free Press, Brandon Sun, Canstar Community News, Uptown Magazine, and the Carillon in Steinbach.

— Staff