Special Sections and Publications
The St. Cloud Times reaches specific audiences through our special sections and publications throughout the year. From product-specific needs within automotive or real estate, to lifestyle-based publications targeted toward women, seniors, college students and more, we touch targeted audiences in ways no other media outlet in the area can. To advertise, contact us today!
Auto Preview (January) – Includes new and updated automotive models for the upcoming year. Full distribution in the St. Cloud Times on Jan. 1, plus an overrun of 1,000 copies.
Homefinder (monthly) – Publication for new and on-the-move residents to help them find their new home. Full distribution in the St. Cloud Times on the last Friday of each month.
Central Minnesota Builders Association (twice per year) – Supporting the HomeShow in the Spring, and the Tour of Homes in the Spring and Fall. Fall edition: full distribution in the St. Cloud Times plus overrun = 24,680. Spring edition: full distribution in the St. Cloud Times plus HomeShow and overrun: 25,700.
Women in Business (March) – Bringing professional women together both with a special publication and a powerful networking event. Zoned distribution in the St. Cloud Times: 6,000 copies; direct-mailed: 3,000 copies; distributed throughout Central Minnesota targeting females: 4,000 copies.
Whitney Time (quarterly) – In partnership with the Whitney Senior Center, this publication provides articles and class schedules for a Boomers-plus audience. Full Saturday St. Cloud Times distribution of 20,000 copies, plus 2,000 around Central Minnesota.
STYLE Magazine (8x per year) – A lifestyle magazine that speaks directly to the important female demographic. Direct mail: 4,200 copies; drop sites: 1,300 copies.
Community Times (9x per year) – Keeping community members in touch with the local happenings that impact them the most. Mailed to homes in the ROCORI School District along with racked distribution in the ROCORI area and Paynesville. Direct mail: 6,900 copies in Cold Spring, Rockville and Richmond; 1,100 drop points through the ROCORI area and Paynesville.
Festival Guide (May) – Where, when, and how much fun readers will have throughout the festival season. Full Sunday St. Cloud Times distribution, full Shopping News distribution, and more than 100 drop points around Central Minnesota.
Years in Business (July) – Celebrating businesses in the St. Cloud area, whether a new favorite or a trusted institution. Full Saturday St. Cloud Times distribution.
Expo For Seniors (August) – The official guide for the top seniors expo in the area. Full Saturday St. Cloud Times distribution plus 1,000 overrun.
College Living (August and December) – Targeted to college students and full of things to do and need-to-know info about our community. Distributed by local colleges and universities. 10,000 copies distributed throughout area college campuses, apartments and local businesses.
QBR: Quarterly Business Report (quarterly) – A report published in partnership with School of Public Affairs and Research Institute at St. Cloud State University and Greater St. Cloud Development Corp. Full Sunday St. Cloud Times distribution.
Trees, Trim and Gifts (holiday season) – A helpful gift guide for our engaged readers. Wraps the St. Cloud Times 4x during the holidays. Full distribution in the Thanksgiving St. Cloud Times, plus full Sunday St. Cloud Times distribution for three consecutive Sundays surrounding Thanksgiving.