Staff Circulation Rates Production
Column Width Measurements
Columns Wide Picas-Points Decimal Picas Fractional Inches Decimal Inches
1 12p3 12.25 2 1/24 2.04
2 25p6 25.50 4 1/4 4.25
3 38p9 38.75 6 11/24 6.46
4 52p0 52.00 8 2/3 8.67
5 65p3 65.25 10 3/8 10.88
6 78p6 78.50 13 1/12 13.08
Page Specifications
  • 6 columns totaling 13 inches wide.
  • 21 inches tall.
  • 126 total column inches.
Ad Specifications
  • PDF format.
  • Prefer PDF/X-1a:2001 compliant ads.
  • Please embed but do not subset fonts.
  • Picture resolutions should be 200 pixels per inch or higher when scaled in the ad layout.
  • Color ads must be composed with CMYK colors.
  • Use the SWOP (Newsprint) color profile with 30% dotgain for more accurate tones.
Mechanical Specifications
  • Offset printing.
  • 27½ inch web width.
  • 22¾ inch folder cutoff.
Deadlines
Publication Day Copy Deadline Corrections
Monday Thursday Friday
Tuesday Friday Monday
Wednesday Monday Tuesday
Thursday Tuesday Wednesday
Friday Wednesday Thursday
Saturday Thursday Friday
  • Deadline is 4 PM on each day.
Ad Production Contact
a_d
Tonight
59°
Mostly Cloudy
Tomorrow
84°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
Tomorrow Night
66°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
17%
Saturday
85°
Chance Thunderstorms
44%
Saturday Night
68°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Sunday
81°
Chance Thunderstorms
51%
Sunday Night
68°
Chance Thunderstorms
27%
Labor Day
84°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Monday Night
69°
Chance Thunderstorms
51%
Tuesday
81°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Tuesday Night
64°
Chance Thunderstorms
30%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
video_logoOnline Video
Wednesday, August 27
index pict
Marion Local prepares for football season
Tuesday, August 26
index pict
St. Marys' Schmitmeyer golfs for guys team
camera_logo Photo Albums
Tuesday, August 26
index pict