Advertising Rates
All rates effective January 1, 2019.

Classified Advertising
Classified Display Ads: $9.80 one time, per column inch
Classified Line Ads: $5 minimum (up to 10 words); 30 cents per word after 10.
Card of Thanks: $5 minimum (buys 20 words); 30 cents per word after 20.
Further Information: All classified ads must be pre-paid. All classified ads must be submitted by 5 p.m. Monday each week. For classified inquiries, contact Denise Sibley or Kae Austin at (620) 364-5325 ext. 101 or e-mail

Display Rates
Local Retail Base Rate: $9.60 per column inch
Combo Rate: $15.50 per column inch (Osage County Herald-Chronicle)
Combo rate allows placement of the same ad in The Osage Herald-Chronicle,
reaching an additional 6,250 readers.
Additional Color: Black is provided with any ad placement. Color is chosen by first advertiser ordering.
Black + one color – $125
Full color – $150*
*Ask us about special discounts.

Further Information: Local retail rates apply to local retail and service establishments in Coffey and adjoining counties who deal directly with consumers.
Obituaries and Legals: $9.60 per column inch.

Business Builders
Four insertions within one month. Change of copy allowed once per month.
1″: $34.40
2″: $68
3″: $100.80
4″: $132.80
5″: $164
6″: $194.40
7″: $224
8″: $252.80
9″: $280.80
10″: $308

Business Directory
1×1: $110
1×1.5: $165.
1×2: $215.
Tear Sheet: $3.
Affidavit: $5.

Pre-Printed Insert Rates
Maximum finished size no greater than 12 x 11.
Cards up to 7.5 x 11.5: 9 cents per piece
4-12 page tab: 9 cents per piece
Over 2 ounces: 10 cents per piece
Deliver pre-prints to: The Coffey County Republican, 324 Hudson Street, Burlington,
KS 66839. Our loading dock is open M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Deadline is three business
days prior to insertion. Full run plus spoilage is 2,000.

Closing Schedule (Deadlines) Display Advertising
Thursday edition – 5 p.m. Monday

Billing Information
All advertising is paid cash with order unless previous credit is established.
Accounts 30 days past due charged 1.5% per month interest, or 18% annually.
Co-op advertising services available.

Column Widths
1 Column: 1.812 (10p10.5)
2 Columns: 3.75 (22p6)
3 Columns: 5.687 (34p1.5)
4 Columns: 7.625 (45p9)
5 Columns: 9.548 (57p4.5)
6 Columns: 11.5 (69p)

Special Pages and Sections
Agriculture Page: Third Thursday of the month. Ads $23
Chamber of Commerce Page: Second Thursday of every month. Ads $24
Devotional Page: Every Thursday. Ads $14
Real Estate Page: Fourth Thursday of every month.
Sports Preview Supplements: Sold in August; runs beginning of each high school sports season, fall, winter and spring.
Graduation Supplement: Every May the Thursday before area graduations begin.
Pre-Fair Supplement: Every July the Thursday before the Coffey County Fair begins.
Post-Fair Supplement: Every year the first or second Thursday following the Coffey County Fair.
Additional special sections and pages: Conservation, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Pigksin Picks football contest, Veterans Day, Holiday Gift Guide, Christmas Greetings and more.

Political Advertising
Political Advertising must be prepaid. As required by law, the words Paid Political
Advertisement followed by the name of the chairman/treasurer of the political
campaign, individual or other organization who is paying for the advertisement,
must appear as a separate line on the ad. News-style advertising must carry
the word Advertisement on the ad.

Proofs available to advertiser upon request. No proofs on ads received after
deadline. Responsibility of correct copy and prices becomes that of the advertiser.

The Republican assumes no responsibility for mechanical errors for
more than the advertising cost of the part or parts of the advertisement in
error. Corrections will be run at no charge for that part in error only.

Display Advertising Inquiries
For further information regarding display advertising, contact
Christina Stohs: (620) 364-5325 ext. 106 or
Bradley Rice: at (620) 364-5325 ext. 102 or

The Coffey County Republican reserves the right to refuse any advertisement.

The Coffey County Republican
324 Hudson Burlington, Coffey County, KS 66839
Phone: (620) 364-5325