Why are small community newspapers like the Advocate thriving while big dailies are struggling? People still subscribe to their local community paper because they know they'll get the news no other source will provide. For advertisers, that means a target audience of passionate, knowledgeable readers who want to support local merchants and grow their community.

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To learn more about our low rates, high circulation and special advertising offers, call our staff at 761-6200, or email Our award-winning design staff will help you with the design and wording of your ad, or we'll be happy to insert an ad of your own design.

You can send classified ads directly to Please include a phone number so we can confirm your ad. Click on our Classifieds page for more information.

As always, we encourage you to shop around - our rates are small-business-friendly and we can target your message directly to the people of Grandview and South Kansas City in a way no other advertising source can. We look forward to hearing from you!