The Lyons Recorder is a long-standing community weekly newspaper.
Published since the 1900s, The Lyons Recorder has captured and recorded the community’s news, events, celebrations, and adversities.

Owners, locations, and editors have changed through the years.  Today’s owners of the Lyons Recorder are Joseph Lekarczyk and Lora Gilson.

The Lyons Recorder is published on Thursdays to subscribers of the local Lyons area.
The Lyons Recorder is also the paper of record for the Town of Lyons.

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Subscriptions
Annual subscriptions (52 issues) mailed first class weekly is $52. If you live outside Boulder County area, your subscription rate is $57.  Out of state subscriptions are $62.

Submission Deadlines

Submission deadline for articles, letters to the editor, and announcements are Mondays at 5 pm prior to desire publication(s).
5 p.m. Mondays prior to publication date

Advertising

Display Ad (single net rate)
$8.75 per column inch, grayscale    $12.50 per column inch, full color

Display Advertisements are placed in the newspaper in width by increments of columns (1-5) and in height by increments of .25 inches (13.5” maximum).
Graphic Design services are included in our rates. Ads that are already designed to different dimensions can be spanned by our graphics department to fit.    

Common ad size & prices (grayscale/full color

1c x 4" $35 $50
2c x 2” $35 $50
2c x 3” $52.50 $75
2c x 4” $75 $100
3c x 6" $157.50 $225
3c x 9” $236.25  $337.50
5c x 6.5” $295.31 $406,25
5c x 13" $568.75 $821.50

Other Advertising Rates

Business & Service Directory
   1.5” x 3.5”   $13.00 per week

Classified
   Print: $8.75 for approximately 6 lines (180 characters)

Birth, wedding, and anniversary announcements are publish free.

Obituary notice: $25 includes photograph if desired. No limit on size.
Legals:     1st print 40¢ a line; 2nd print, 29¢ a line

Digital Advertising
    200 x 200 pixels  square            $20 per month/2000 cpi .01
    200 x 400 pixels  rectangle        $35 per month/cpi .0175
    600 x 400 pixels  slider image    $75 per month/cpi .0375

Special Advertising packages & rates Available. Call for a quote or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  •    Seasonal Issues featuring advertising discounts
  •    Directory & Community Ad sponsorship advertising
  •    Contract Rate: 10% discount with 12 runs
  •    Non-profit rate: 40% discount

Pre-Print/Insert Rates
  Single page insert - $45.00
  4 tab pages or less - $65.00
  8-12 tab pages - $67.00
  16-20 tab pages - $70.00
  Add  $2 for each 4 page increment
  Minimum size of insert:  5” x 8”
  Maximum size of insert 11” x 14”

Display Print Size Specs
Column Widths            Ad depth (height)
1 column = 1.98”        Inches in height are
2 column = 4.12”        equal to actual
3 column = 6.27”        inches   
4 column = 8.42”       
5 column = 10.57”

Common ad size actual dimensions:
1/8 page = 2c x 4 (4.12” x 4”)
1/4 page = 3c x 6 (6.27” x 6”)
1/2 page
    3c x 11.25” ( 6.27’ x 11.25”) vertical   
    5c x 6.5’ (10.25” x 6.5”) horizontal
3/4 page
    3c x 9 (6.27” x 9”) Vertical
    4c x 6.75” (8.42 x 6.75”) horizontal
Full page = 10.57” x 13”

Advertising Deadlines:
For insertion orders: 5 p.m., Fridays prior to publication date

For copy and artwork or camera ready art: 5 p.m., Mondays prior to publication date.

If you are designing your ads, we accept submittals as PDF or JPEG at 300 dpi - grayscale/cymk

 

For more information or a quote, contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or call us at 303-823-6625.

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