Since 1993, the North Forty News has been a trusted local news source that’s helped Wellington, Fort Collins and Northern Colorado businesses reach customers that social media can’t reach. Welcomed by over 50,000 readers every month in print and 6,000 monthly unique visitors (or about 13,000 page views) online. We also reach 1,200 Twitter followers and over 400 Facebook followers.


Contact: • 970-221-0213

North Forty News print edition is distributed monthly via direct mail to every household in north Fort Collins north to the Colorado-Wyoming border.

Our April, 2014 edition was mailed to 14,700 households and businesses in northern Larimer County and we delivered another 6,200 copies to 60 newsstands throughout Larimer County. We provide saturation coverage of all addresses and boxholders in ZIP codes 80549, 80612, 80535, 80512, 80536 and 80545; partial coverage of ZIP code 80524.

Our publication is tabloid size, each page 10.25″ wide by 15″ tall. Print area is 9.65″ x 13.5″. Five columns, each column is 1.79″ wide with 0.167″ between each column.

Ad Size Dimensions Rate
1/4 page 4.76″ x 7.5″ $420
1/8 page 3.76″ x 5″ $212.50
Business card 3.76″ x 2″ $89
Other sizes available. All ads priced according to size and frequency — larger and longer-running ads get significant discounts. Color starts at $40. Ad design is free. File formats we accept by email: PDF, TIFF, EPS and Illustrator.

Deadlines: 20th of the month for ad space reservation, 22nd of the month for completed ad. Printed the last Wednesday of the month (for the following month).

Business Profile information can be found here.

Classifieds: Print and online combination is $19 per month for up to 350 characters. Online-only classifieds ads are free but expire in 14 days. Classifieds can be placed and paid for online at

Single page insert — $75 per 1,000 (half the cost of bulk-mailing it yourself!)
4 tab pages — $96 per 1,000
8-12 tab pages — $103 per 1,000
Maximum size of insert: 8.5″ x 11″

Contact us at or call 970-221-0213.

Ask about our contract discounts where you can get up to 20 percent off.

For complete information on print display ads, business profiles and Here’s My Card business card section, download the North Forty News Rate Card (PDF).

HYPERLOCAL WEBSITE ADVERTISING RATES is updated daily and averages about 6,000 monthly unique visitors.

Ad Size Dimensions Rate
Leaderboard 728×90 px $400/mo. • $200/mo. print combo
Medium Rectangle 300×250 px $200/mo. • $99/mo. print combo
File formats: JPG, GIF (animated or static), SWF.
Don’t have a website? No worries — we can build one for you. From a simple one-page microsite to a full-function blog, we can help you build a great web presence.
Contact us at
or call 970-221-0213.