APG acquires newspapers

Adams Publishing Group, which owns the Leader-Telegram and the Eau Claire Press Co., announced Monday the acquisition of other Wisconsin newspapers.

APG bought the assets of the Daily Jefferson County Union and the affiliated Hometown News Limited Partnership.

The Daily Jefferson County Union and the affiliated Hometown News Limited Partnership publish 13 community newspapers and shoppers, stretching across parts of six counties in Wisconsin.

APG also bought the assets of the Watertown Daily Times and Dodge County Independent New.

From staff reports

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