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A group of west metro newspapers, known as Southwest News Media, including Lakeshore Weekly News, the Chanhassen Villager, Chaska Herald, Eden Prairie News, Jordan Independent, Shakopee Valley News, Prior Lake American and the Savage Pacer, were purchased by Media News Group.

Southwest News Media recently relocated its southwest headquarters office to 12925 Eagle Creek Parkway, Savage.

Phone numbers for staff members have remained the same and the front desk phone number for general questions is 952-445-3333.

Customers may also contact sales staff via email at  placeanad.swnewsmedia.com or email sales@newsmedia.com.

Southwest News Media, which includes eight newspapers and associated websites, also will continue to operate offices in Chaska, Jordan and Minnetonka.

The new Savage office is home to news staff from the Prior Lake American, Savage Pacer and Shakopee Valley News, as well as advertising, production, circulation and support staff for Southwest News Media, which includes the Chanhassen Villager, Chaska Herald, Eden Prairie News, Jordan Independent, Lakeshore Weekly News, Prior Lake American, Savage Pacer and Shakopee Valley News.

BigFishDigitalWorks, which offers a full line of digital services, including website design, re-targeting, email marketing and search-engine optimization, also will be based at the new Savage location.

The Savage office is home to 34 Southwest News Media staff members and six BigFishDigitalWorks employees.

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