The Pierce County Community Newspaper Group (PCCNG) is quickly becoming a leader in news in the Pierce County area. A trusted and reliable source for local coverage, each of our papers relate to the interests of readers in each of the areas that we serve. Our flagship paper - Tacoma Weekly has been publishing for more than 25 years. With a circulation of 45,000 the unique and diverse readership of this paper offers advertisers an opportunity not only to promote products and services but also to build a rapport with the people who live and work in the Tacoma area. Readers are eager to get their weekly paper and as a result our subscriber base is growing. We also include distribution in the areas surrounding Tacoma such as Lakewood, Puyallup and Gig Harbor. Our readers have shown an overwhelming amount of support not only of Tacoma Weekly but of the businesses that advertise here as well.
PCCNG also publishes two bi-weekly papers that cover the Fife, Milton and Edgewood communities. Mailed direct in-home the Fife Free Press and Milton-Edgewood Signal offer the affordability of print advertising coupled with the effectiveness of direct mail. Each issue is packed full of local news including a strong focus on education, local government and the issues that really matter to the residents of the Fife, Milton and Edgewood communities.
As a combination buy PCCNG gives advertisers the opportunity to market themselves in three communities that are committed to their local papers at a an economical rate. Tacoma Weekly, Fife Free Press and Milton-Edgewood Signal offer a combined circulation of 64,000 which includes distribution in public spaces including schools and local businesses along with weekly mailing and annual subscriptions.
We offer complimentary ad design services to all customers. Our graphic design staff brings wealth of knowledge and the proven ability to create print advertisements that get results.
Advertising in Tacoma Weekly, Fife Free Press and Milton-Edgewood Signal is sold by the column inch. For example, a “2x4” ad is sized at 2 columns wide by 4 inches tall, and is billed as 8 column inches.
Full page size is 6 columns by 21.5 inches.
Full Coverage Combo Buy (Ad runs in all three papers): $22/per column inch.
Tacoma Weekly: $18/per column inch.
Milton • Edgewood Signal: $15/per column inch.
Fife Free Press: $15/per column inch.
Classified ads run in four papers for one low price.
Display Rate: $15/per column inch
2588 Pacific Highway E
Fife, WA 98424
Fax: (253) 922-5305
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