October 27, 2008

GateHouse Media Begins Trading in the Over-The-Counter Market Under New Ticker Symbol

FAIRPORT, N.Y., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GateHouse Media, Inc. (the "Company" or "GateHouse Media") announced that the Company's common stock is trading in the over-the-counter market under the ticker symbol GHSE. The Company was formerly traded on the NYSE under the ticker symbol GHS.

GateHouse Media, Inc., headquartered in Fairport, New York, is one of the largest publishers of locally based print and online media in the United States as measured by its 92 daily publications. GateHouse Media currently serves local audiences of more than 10 million per week across 21 states through hundreds of community publications and local websites.

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CONTACT: Mark Maring, Investor Relations, GateHouse Media, Inc.,+1-585-598-6874