Home Statewide Display Ad Program

REACH the 406 for $406 with 61 Newspapers (7 daily and 54 weekly) all across MONTANA distributing 155,000+ copies each week

…that’s less than $7 per newspaper per week for a 2×2 ad reaching 375,000+ readers!

Your local participating newspaper can help you maximize the power of small space advertising, including designing and preparing your ad. Or, you can call the Montana Newspaper Association and our SDAP specialist will schedule your ad. You provide ad copy (pdf files) to MNA. Each ad copy must contain two widths, 3.2″ wide and 3.7″ wide to display correctly in the various newspapers. Email [email protected] or call 406.443.2850.

2017 SDAP 61 Participating Newspapers 

click on this link for a list of Montana newspapers SDAP Members 2017

New Rates/Sizes Effective 11/1/16

Ad Size Weekly Investment 6 or more frequency discounted rate
2 col x 2″ = 4 $406 $376
2 col x 3″ = 6 $609 $564
2 col x 4″ = 8 $890 $830
2 col x 5″ = 10 $1,250 $1,160

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 REQUIREMENTS

  • Two column widths are required for each ad: 3.2″ and 3.7″
  • There is a limit of the equivalent of EIGHT 2×2 PLACEMENTS PER WEEK (32 column inches)…please call early to reserve space as it may sell-out.
  • Ads must be provided as PDFs with fonts embedded.
  • Send a separate PDF for each size.

DEADLINE

Wednesday, 5 p.m. Deadlines may be adjusted near major holidays.

AVAILABILITY

Space available for SDAP advertising is limited each week, and is sold on a first come, first served basis. Order early to assure your desired advertising run dates.

TERMS

Payment is advance is preferred on political advertising. All other advertising will be invoiced immediately following the week the ads ran. MNA offers an online payment with credit card or call for assistance.

AD ACCEPTANCE

All legal ads accepted. Note: Adoption ads must be placed by a placement agency or individual licensed by the State of Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services, Child & Family Services Division.

PLACEMENT

We cannot guarantee 100 percent placement of any ad. It is left to the discretion of individual newspapers to accept or reject ads, according to policies at their newspapers. 

TEARSHEETS

The Montana Newspaper Association does not provide tearsheets from each newspaper, but the MNA does monitor publication in all the newspapers and can, upon request,  provide a notarized Affidavit insertion order to the newspapers.