To Contact Us
The Lyons Recorder
Joseph Lekarczyk and Lora Gilson
P.O. Box 1729
454 Main Street, Suite C, Lyons, Colorado (above Steamboat Natural Foods Store)
Annual subscriptions (52 issues) mailed first class weekly is $39.
If you live outside Boulder County area, your subscription rate is $44.
Out of state subscriptions are $49.
Our newspaper is tabloid page size, which means each page is 11.5” wide by 15” high. The print area available on each page for advertising is 10.57” wide by 13.5” high (thus, a full page advertisement is 10.57” wide by 13.5” high). The print area is divided into 5 columns. Each column is 1.98” wide with 0.167” separation between each column.
- Insertion order: 5 p.m. Friday, prior to publication date
- For copy and artwork or camera ready art: 5 p.m. Monday prior to publication date. If you are designing your ads, provide your submittals as PDF or 300 dpi, grayscale, JPEG.
- Display Ads: $8 per column inch
- Business & Service Directory 1.5” x 3.5” $12 per week
- Faith Directory Sponsorship: $4 per week
Approx. 2” x 1”, includes name, address, phone number
Other sponsorships available, please contact us for more information.
- Classifieds: Print: $8 for 6 lines (180 characters)
- Birth, wedding, and announcements are publish free.
- Legals: 1st print 40¢ a line, 2nd print, 29¢ a line
- Obituary notice are $25
- Pre-Print / Insert Rates:
Single page insert - $40.00 per 800
4 tab pages or less - $60.00 per 800
8-12 tab pages - $62.00 per 800
16-20 tab pages - $64.00 per 800
Add $1 per 800 for each 4 page increment
Minimum size of insert: 5” x 8”
Maximum size of insert 11” x 14”
Special Packages & Rates
- Online and Print Combination Ad Package available - Contact
- Special Issue/Holiday Discount Rate - Call for current dates and rates.
- Frequency Contract Bulk Rate: 10% discount with 12x
Display Size Specs - Tabloid Format
1 column = 1.98”
2 column = 4.12”
3 column = 6.27”
4 column = 8.42”
5 column = 10.57”
Ad depth (height)
Inches in height are equal to actual inches
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 = 5c x 6.5 (10.57” x 6.5”)
3/4 page = 3c x 9 (6.27” x 9”)
Full page = 10.57” x 13.5”
Web Site Advertising
Our web site advertising is aggressively priced.
• $8/month small ad along the right side
• $12/month top wide ad above the main menu bar
• $16/month large ad along the right side
• $12/month Combination Display - One display of each location
Website ads details:
•Number of advertisers display on the website are restricted in such that we guarantee at least 2000 displays of each ad per month.
• Each ad space can include up to 3 different images
• Web ads can link to the web page of your choice. You will need to provide us with the URL.
Website Advertising Specs
We accept JPG, PNG and GIF images.
• top wide ad: 500x75 pixels
• right side big: 200x400 pixels
• right side small: 200x200 pixels
Classifieds are free online. You will need to create an account. Click User Account on the navigation bar to begin the process.