Newspapers still exist and play a vital role as main source of news and information to the people living in rural areas. While some provinces have the privilege of fast internet connection, others still rely on community newspapers for information.
If you’re looking at building awareness or introducing your brand in provincial areas, these newspapers maybe the channels you need to talk to your consumers. Here are six provincial newspapers in Luzon:
Punto Central Luzon is the leading newspaper in Central Luzon. The provide variety of news covering business, politics, and significant news in their province. Unlike national newspapers, Punto Central only release papers only on Wednesday and Friday and is distributed in Clark, Subic, Pampanga, Tarlac, Bataan, Olongapo, and Bulacan.
Sunstar is the only daily newspaper in Pampanga and Baguio, covering news in business, sports, lifestyle, and entertainment. It also provides different opinions for community related issues. Having their own online site, their news can reach not just only national but international audiences as well.
With the motto “Because you have the right to know”, Baguio Chronicles was born on December 6, 2009. It’s manned by young journalists giving fearless news that involves the interest of the public. They publish their newspaper every week covering events, current news, analysis, features, essays and other interesting information about Baguio City. It is circulated in the provinces of Cordillera, Ilocos region, Cagayan, and Nueva Vizcaya.
Baguio Midland Courier has been in the industry since 1947 upholding their mission “Fair, Fearless, Friendly, and Free”.This made them the Most Outstanding Provincial Newspaper conferred by Rotary Club of Manila. It is circulated in the province of Cordillera and Ilocos every Sunday of the week.
Amianan Balita Ngayon started their production on September 4, 2011 with its motto “Boses at Sandigan ng Bayan”. Their mission is to provide news that will meet the high standard of public journalism and cultural expression. Amianan Balita Ngayon is circulated in Baguio both in online and printed format.
Are you trying to build your brand’s presence in these provinces? Contact our team to share your challenges in penetrating these markets. We’d gladly share with you our ideas on what campaigns can be done get your brand’s stories published in these provincial newspapers.