Knight-Ridder is buying the Kansas City Star and Fort Worth Star-Telgram and Arlington [Texas] Star-Telgram along with two other newspapers from Walt Disney Co. for $1.65 billion.
Rick Colby to executive creative director and chief operating officer, Rogge Effler & Partners, Santa Monica, Calif., from creative director, Lois/USA, Los Angeles. Separately, Senior VP-Creative Director Pam Cunningham is leaving Rogge Effler.
Sara Lee Corp. tapped Streams Online Media Development, Chicago, to create a Web site.
Schering-Plough, Liberty Corner, N.J., is said to be moving the healthcare accounts that remain at Warwick Baker & O'Neill, New York, to Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer/Euro RSCG. Executives at Warwick, Messner and Schering-Plough couldn't be reached for comment.
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