We are the only newspaper in Rio Blanco County, pop. 6826 (2015). There is no local radio station, TV station or other traditional advertising medium.

Because of our remote location, residents frequently travel to surrounding communities for entertainment and shopping.

Those communities include Glenwood Springs, CO, Rifle, CO, Grand Junction, CO, Craig, CO, Steamboat Springs, CO, and Vernal, Utah;


  • National rate: None
  • Open local rate (1-time rate): $7.25/c.i. BW
  • Non-profit rate: $3.63/c.i. BW


Print circulation: Thursday only - PRINT 1625 (paid)

E-Edition 150-175 online (free)

  • 94% paid
  • 47% mailed
  • 53% single copies

Average Monthly Unique Visitors (Online): 7,000

Coverage area (by zip code): 81641, 81648 primarily