Recruitment Rates

Arlington Times/Marysville Globe - WednesdayIslands’ Sounder - Wednesday
Auburn Reporter - FridayIslands’ Weekly - Tuesday
Bellevue Reporter - FridayJournal of the San Juans - Wednesday
Bothell/Kenmore Reporter - 1st & 3rd FridayVeterans Life - Friday (Monthly)
Enumclaw/Bonney Lake & Sumner Courier Herald - WednesdayWhidbey Crosswinds - Friday (Monthly)
Federal Way Mirror - FridayMercer Island Reporter - Wednesday
Issaquah/Sammamish Reporter - FridayVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Wednesday
Kent Reporter - Friday-
Kirkland Courier Reporter - Friday-
Kitsap Classified - Friday*-
Maple Valley & Covington Reporter - Friday-
Redmond Reporter - Friday-
Renton Reporter - Friday-
Snoqualmie Valley Record - Wednesday-
Whidbey Classifieds - Wednesday, Saturday**-

Please call your representative for Whidbey Examiner rates (published Thursday).


All employment advertisements in this newspaper aresubject to Federal & Sate laws which make it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on age, sex, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical handicap, unless based upon a bona fide occupational qualification. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertisement for employment which is in violation of the law. It is the advertisers responsibility to be aware of federal, state and local laws and regulations pertaining to employment. It is this newspaper’s right to refuse all advertisements which do not comply with the above regulations.

Annual Bulk Contract Rates


Annual Frequency Contract Rates

6 weeks$18.70$10.65
13 weeks17.6010.00
26 wks (40” or less)16.509.40
26 wks (over 40”)15.408.75
52 wks (40” or less)14.308.15
52 wks (over 40”)13.207.50

Contact your advertising representative: 1.800.388.2527 or

Color Rates

All rates are based per single publication. Color separations are extra.

King/Pierce Tabloid Publications 
Spot color$225
2 or more colors$150 each
Full process color $395
Kitsap Classified/Real Estate NOW 
Spot color$225
2 or more colors$200 each
Full process color$650
Double Truck spot colors$500 each
Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber 
Spot color$150
2 or more colors$135 each
Full process color$250

General Ad Specifications

8-COLUMN x 12.75″ (Tabloid)

1 column 1.078”
2 column 2.236”
3 column 3.394”
4 column 4.552”
5 column 5.71”
6 column 6.868”
7 column 8.026”
8 column (Max. Tabloid width) 9.184”
Gutter .08”

Multi-Paper b/w space pick-up discounts ;
2-3 papers ; 15% off* ; 7-10 papers ; 25% off*
4-6 papers ; 20% off* ; 11+ papers ; 30% off*

Only [Press] PDF files are accepted.  Adobe CS or Acrobat Distiller are the only applications that can produce a [Press] PDF file.  If your file is built with a non-Adobe application, and you do not have access to Adobe Acrobat, please refer to the “Create Adobe PDF Online” service.

Download Rates