Advertising in The Prairie Press, an award-winning newspaper, is the most effective way for you to reach your target audience in Edgar County, Ill. The Prairie Press is delivered on Saturdays to roughly 1,650 homes, businesses and post office boxes in Edgar County. Additionally, our content reaches roughly 50,000 web readers and an average of 60,000 Facebook and Twitter users per month.

Why do so many people follow The Prairie Press? Because we provide complete and honest coverage of everything Edgar County — from breaking news to local legislation, sports, schools and more. We pride ourselves on promoting local businesses and local people, all while fostering connections to create a brighter future in the communities we cover. If you care for local people, businesses and schools, advertising in The Prairie Press is a simple, effective way to promote your community and your business, all while reaching potential customers.

Speak with one of our sales representatives, Cliff Macke ( or Robby Tucker ( to learn more.

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