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2019 Beacon Publication Dates

2019 Beacon/Xtra Special Sections

The Beacon is Sheboygan’s free local newspaper. It’s full of community news, sports, opinions, obituaries, food pages, complete event calendar, history features and photographs – plus a colorful presentation of diverse, local display and classified advertising.

DISTRIBUTION: The Sheboygan Beacon is mailed every other Tuesday to all residents and businesses in Sheboygan, and distributed to newsstands in Oostburg.

DELIVERY DATES: Every other Tuesday

PAGE DIMENSIONS: 
*Tabloid Format: 9.5″ wide x 12.5″ high
*5 columns wide
*Each column roughly 1.77″ wide
*Half page ad dimensions are 9.5″ wide x 6.25″ high

DEADLINE: Ads are due by noon on the Thursday prior to each Tuesday issue.

BILLING: Accounts are billed on the first of each month. Prepayment required for new accounts unless previous credit history is established.