Retail Ads

ROP Display Contract Rates
6 Column Format ~ Weekly Minimum Agreements ~ Prices are Per-Column-Inch
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Weekly Rates
 13 Week26 Week50 Week
Open (Non-Contract) Rates
Classified Display Misc$13.25
Classified Display Real Estate$13.50
*15% comission to recognized agencies
Special Classification Rates
Color Charges
 Per ColorFull Color
Standard Contract$150-
Bulk Contract$100$300
Weekly Contract$90$270
Double trucks count as two full-page color ads.
ROP Sizes
PublicationDue By the Preceding
MondayWednesday, 10:00 AM
TuesdayThursday, 10:00 AM
WednesdayFriday, 10:00 AM
ThursdayMonday, 10:00 AM
FridayTuesday, 10:00 AM
SundayWednesday, 10:00 AM
Dispatch TMCThursday, 10:00 AM
Annual Bulk Rates
Prices do not include Local 6% Sales Tax

Ads That Stand Out

An essential part of any effective advertising campaign, ROP Ads are print ads that blend eye-catching graphics and text together to deliver your message to our readers. Available in a variety of sizes and colors, our ROP ads can be customized to fit the needs of any advertiser.

Commissions and Terms of Payment

Retail advertising rates and contracts are net and non-commissionable. Agency and cash discounts do not apply. All advertising is payable upon placement unless credit has been approved by the Credit Department. All accounts are billed monthly and due upon receipt. The Kenai Peninsula Borough 6% sales tax will be added to each bill.

General Conditions

Submission - Please refer to the Electronic Submission Guidelines for Format and Size restrictions. FTP Site uploading is available with no size limit. The advertiser agrees to indemnify and hold the newspaper harmless for any claims arising out of the publication of copy submitted by the advertiser. This includes, but is not limited to, claims for libel, copyright infringement and trademark infringement.

Position - Although position of an ad will not be guaranteed, every effort will be made to meet reasonable requests. Failure to meet reasonable requests will not constitute cause for adjustment, refund or rerun. Guaranteed position will be 30% extra for page 2 and 25% extra elsewhere when available.

Errors - In case of an error or ommission in advertisements, publisher shall not be liable for damage further than the amount received for such advertisement. The Peninsula Clarion assumes no liability for any difference in the sales of goods at an incorrectly advertised price. Advertisers, agents, or representatives approval of proof removes the responsibility for errors in price or copy.

Ad Copy - The publisher reserves the right to reject any advertising copy submitted. The Peninsula Clarion disclaims responsibility and shall not be liable for ommission for any cause (flood, fires, etc.) or for advertiser's material printing distinctly in the paper. Advertising set to resemble news matter must carry the word "advertisement" at the top of the ad. Standard Clarion editorial typefaces shall not be used in such advertisements. Any advertisement of a political nature or of a controversial issue must carry the name of the person paying for the said ad or of the committee paying for the ad with the chairman's name.

Cancellation Period - Retail and classified display advertising cancelled within 48 hours of scheduled publish date may be charged 50% of total ad value. Cancellation deadlines are the same as ad order deadlines.

Special Services

Creative Services Department - Services range from custom layouts to original artwork. Layouts are done as a service to the advertisers and original artwork is done at a charge of $40.00 per hour with a minimum $10.00 charge.

Rates charged for advertising are for space only and do not include any compensation for the right, title and any interest to layouts, composition, material, or labor of advertisements created by and placed with the Peninsula Clarion. All advertisements remain the sole property of the Peninsula Clarion. The Peninsula Clarion reserves the right to copyright any material produced by its staff.