Observer opens new Las Vegas newpaper

The Observer Media Group, which own the New York Observer and PolitickerNJ.com, has opened Vegas Seven, a Las Vegas-based weekly newspaper that launched yesterday with 60,000 copies distributed throughout the city.  Vegas Seven is a partnershp with Wendoh Media, which publishes montly magazines in eleven cities.  The editorial staff is run by Phil Hagen, a former Desert Companion Editor-in-Chief.