Newspaper Breaks Ground on New Office Building in Camarillo, Calif.

Building is expected to encompas 52,000-s.f., construction to be finished by fall

The Star has been owned by the E.W. Scripps Co., based in Cincinnati, since 1986.

The newspaper's current offices, on eight acres at 5250 Ralston St., Ventura, are in escrow, but Gallagher declined to identify the purchaser before the transaction closes, probably in a few months.

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