Advertising Rate Card [PDF]
Effective January 1, 2018-Present
Published Weekly Wednesday Morning
Display Ad Deadline Mondays at 10 a.m.
Classified Ad Deadline Fridays at noon
Cecile Wehrman, Editor and publisher, firstname.lastname@example.org
Burge Masagca, Production, email@example.com
Vonni Anderson, Accounts Receivable, firstname.lastname@example.org
Vonni Anderson, Circulation, email@example.com
Brad Nygaard, Reporter, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jody Michael, Sports, email@example.com
Phone (701) 965-6088
Fax (701) 965-6089
NORTH DAKOTA NEWSPAPER ASSOCIATION
222 North 4th Street
Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone 701-223-6397 – Fax 800-223-8185
0″-9″ (per inch) – $7.50
10″-19″ (per inch) – $6.80
20″-39″ (per inch) – $6.50
40″-59″ (per inch) – $6.00
Half page (63 inches) – $346.50
Full page (126 inches) – $630.00
Above Rates are non-commissionable.
National Advertising rate (per inch) – $7.50
Charge for scans $10 each.
Full Color (Commissionable) $200
The charge for obituaries and engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements is $40, which includes the use of one photograph. Abbreviated obituaries are available at no charge.
Up to 25 words, $10 per insertion. Extra words, 10 cents ea.
CASH ONLY, minimum billing is $15. Special 3x for $25
PRE PRINTED INSERTS (NET)
Market Area (1,400) $150.00
Total circulation (2,600) *$250.00
Rates apply for inserts quarter folded up to 4 broadsheet pages (8 page tab). Add $55 for folding for local market area or $80 for folding for total circulation. Add $10 per thousand for each additional 4 pages of tab size (2 page broadsheet).
a. Proofs provided on all ads received by Monday noon.
b. Tearsheets for display ads will be provided on request.
A handling fee of $5.00 will be added for classified tearsheets.
c. Advertising layout assistance available on ads submitted before Monday noon.
R.O.P MAKEUP REQUIREMENTS
a. Minimum display ad size, 1 column x 2 inches.
b. Ads over 19 1/2″ inches long billed for full length of column.
9. COPY/CONTRACT REGULATIONS:
a. We reserve right to insert the word advertising.
b. Liability for errors shall not exceed the cost of the space occupied by the error. Correction letters provided on request.
c. We reserve the right to reject any advertisement.
d. Cancellation deadlines are the same as copy deadlines.
e. Orders accepted with no commitment for space location, although we will consider your requests.
10. CLOSING TIMES:
Order and copy deadline Monday 10 a.m. week of publication. Monday 10 a.m. for color or show proof orders. Deadlines advanced to Friday (same times), when Monday holiday occurs.
11. MECHANICAL MEASUREMENTS:
a. Photo offset printed.
b. Column width 12 picas (2″), column length 21 1/2″.
c. Page size: 13″ wide (6 columns) x 21 1/2″ long.
a. Official County Newspaper, Divide County; City of Crosby
b. Coverage area: Saturation of Divide County and the western half of Burke County.
c. Total distribution in market area by Wednesday noon.
d. Circulation total 2,600 (sworn); 1,400 primary market area of Divide, Burke and northern Williams counties.
e. Subscription rates $45.00 primary market area; $55.00 snowbirds & Williams County subscribers outside our primary market area; $60.00 elsewhere; Online edition: $45.00; single copy price $1.25; single copies by mail $3.50.
f. Distribution 80% by mail. 20% by newsstand.
13. ADDITIONAL PUBLICATIONS:
COMBINATION RATE: A special rate is available for advertisers who wish to place their ads in both The Journal and The Tioga Tribune in Tioga, N.D. Place any ad in The Journal and run the same ad in The Tioga Tribune for 25% OFF.
CORNER MARKET: The Journal and six other Northwestern North Dakota newspapers publish a regional advertising supplement on the first and third Wednesdays of each month. This publication reaches more than 13,000 readers. Please call for rates and other information. Deadline for advertising is Wednesday prior to publication.
*Commissions: Less 15% discount to advertising agencies recognized by North Dakota Newspaper Association.