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Star & Times Mechanical Requirements:

  • 6 Column - Tabloid Size - Printed Offset
  • Maximum Page Size: 10.3 inches Wide x 15.5 inches in Length
  • Column Width - 1.583 inches
  • Single to Full Color Capacity
  • With page size in inches: ½ page - 672 agate lines and Full page - 1,344 agate lines
  • Column widths - 1 column = 1.583", 2 columns = 3.3", 3 columns =5", 4 columns = 6.8", 5 columns = 8.5" and 6 columns = 10.3"

Swan Valley Star and Times total circulation - 3,300

Deadlines: The deadline for display advertising is Fridays at 5 PM. (Deadlines may vary on long weekends)

Classified Advertising

Regular classifieds, Announcements, Cards of Thanks, In Memoriums
20 words or less - $5.25
Additional words - $0.20 each(per week)
Extra weeks - $3.00
Photographs with ad - $6.00 extra
Boxed - $2.00

6 Paper Classified (businesses are not eligible)
Star & Times, Dauphin Herald, Parkland Shopper, Roblin Review, Russell Banner, Opasquia Times

20 words or less - $25.00
Additional words - $0.35

Coming Events
5-6 words per line, 6 lines per column inch - $5.00

Obituaries
400 words or less (Includes photo)- $60.00
Additional words - $0.20

Wedding Announcements (includes 1 photograph)
2 column width
400 words or less - $30.00
Additional words - $0.20 each

Engagement or Wedding Announcements (includes 1 photograph)
1 column width
100 words or less - $17.00

Happy Ads (includes 1 photograph)
50 words or less - $15.00
Additional photographs - $6.00

Generation photo w/caption
Four generations and up - No charge

Business Directory
(3 months) - $50.00

Church Directory
(3 months) - $40.00

Deadlines: The deadline for classified advertising is Fridays at 5 PM. (Deadlines may vary on long weekends)

*all above prices subject to GST

To submit a classified ad, please fill out the following form or email us the necessary information to classifieds@starandtimes.ca