Here are some tips for writing and submitting an effective press release. For more information, a sample press release is also provided.
A well-written, concise press release is the most accepted method of submitting news or story ideas from your group or business An effective press release will answer six critical questions: Who? What? When? Where? Why? How? This information will allow the editor to determine if the story fits the newspaper's criteria for news.
Use the drop-down menu at the start of the press release form below to select the appropriate editor. If you are unsure, select the 'Other' option. You should submit press releases for upcoming events at least 10 days in advance.
If you have any questions about submitting your press release, contact Dan Benson at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 920-453-5125 or 800-686-3900.