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Rates & Deadlines

Ad Placement:
Requests for specific placement of advertisements or other messages in print or online are at the discretion of the publisher and, if granted, are given on a "First Come, First Served" basis.

DISPLAY & SPECIAL AD RATES -- for Print Editions Only
Open Display Ad Rate -- $5.00 per column inch for Ad Zone-East (10,000 copies - Livingston County), GPCink Ad Zone-West (10,000 copies - Caldwell & Daviess Counties), the Gallatin North Missourian (1,700 Subscriber copies), and the Lake Viking News (1,700 Copies - Lot Owners).

Copy Deadline:  5 pm Fridays for Ad Zone-East and Ad Zone-West; 5 pm Tuesdays for Gallatin North Missourian. For Lake Viking News deadline, please call 660-663-2154.

Page Height: Full Page = 16 inches tall (96 picas)
Column widths:

Gallatin North Missourian
1-column = 11 picas wide / 1.75 inches
• 2 columns = 23 picas wide
/ 3.75 inches
• 3 columns = 35 picas wide
/ 5.75 inches
• 4 columns = 47 picas wide  / 7.75 inches
• 5 columns = 59 picas wide / 9.75 inches Ad Zone-East & Ad Zone-West & Lake Viking News
• 1 column = 9 picas / 1.5 inches
• 2 column = 19 picas / 3.125 inches
• 3 column = 29 picas / 4.75 inches
• 4 column = 39 picas / 6.5 inches
• 5 column = 49 picas / 8.125 inches
• 6 column = 59 picas / 9.75 inches

A combination rate for display print ads may be offered  when the same advertisement is placed in multiple publications. Other discounts may be offered, depending on ad size and frequency.

   Size & Weight restrictions apply. Please call for further information.

CLASSIFIED ADS -- for Online and Print Editions
$7 per week (for 25 words or less), 20 cents per word thereafter. Your message will be included in the following print publications besides this web site if placed before 5 p.m. Friday:

  • Ad Zone-East -- Chillicothe (10,000 copies)
  • Ad Zone-West -- Hamilton, Gallatin (10,000 copies)
  • The Gallatin North Missourian
  • The Rural Reporter (Lathrop)
  • Tri-County Weekly (Jamesport)

For an additional $5 per week, your ad will be printed in
      • The Green Hills Weekly Shopper -- Trenton, Princeton, Milan (13,000 copies)
The deadline for this additional coverage is noon Friday.

"Blind Ad" Charge -- an additional $1
"Giveaway" and "Found" ads published free of charge the first week.
Classified Display Ads -- $5 per column inch

Cards of Thanks -- $5
In Memoriam -- $7.50 and $12.50;
      Publisher may charge regular display rate for lengthy submissions.
Obituaries -- those in standard form are published free of charge. Publisher may charge regular display rate for lengthy submissions. See "Policies and Forms" for additional information.
Public Notices: 20 cents per word

A 50-cent discount per classified ad insertion is offered if cash or check payment is made in advance. Rates are subject to change without notice.

PHOTO CHARGES -- Print Edition Only

Photos accompanying news articles of local (Daviess County) residents are published free of charge. Photos of those in the Armed Services and accompanying news articles are also published free of charge.

Charges apply to baby pictures, non-local wedding pictures, and other submitted photos at the discretion of the editor:

  • 1-column photo -- $5
  • 2-column (or larger) photo -- Regular display ad rate

Ad Agency Commission:
15% of gross billing on space, color and position to recognized agencies who guarantee payment and provide camera-ready copy delivered pre-paid to publisher's office. In the event of non-payment, publisher reserves the right to hold the advertiser and its agency jointly and severally liable for such monies as are due and payable to the publisher.

All advertising is invoiced at the end of the month, net due 30 days. All advertising is subject to publisher's approval. The publisher reserves the right to refuse any advertising for online or for print. Advertisers who do not have an existing and current account with Gallatin Publishing Company are required to make prepayment, either by check or credit card.

Publisher will not be liable for loss or damage of printing or materials furnished by advertiser. Publisher will not be liable for omissions or errors in materials provided by advertiser.

Publisher reserves the right to alter any materials received at variance with mechanical or software requirements. Alterations will be billed at actual cost.

All advertisements are accepted and published by publisher on the representation of the agency and/or advertiser that both are authorized to publish the entire contents and subject matter of the advertisement and that the advertisements do not infringe upon any copyright or trademark.

If any advertising is, for any reason, not published or is published incorrectly, publisher's maximum liability to advertiser shall not exceed the amount advertiser has actually paid to publisher for such advertisement. Without limiting the foregoing, publisher shall not be liable to advertiser for consequential, incidental, special or exemplary damages, including without limitation, loss of profits or revenues, even if publisher has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Questions? Call 660.663.2154 or email

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