Newspaper Membership

Transformation. Innovation. New Business Models. And more. Join today!

“LMA is more than an association. It is a consultant, coach, and investor in the growth and development of my company resulting in invaluable benefits to my audience, clients and team members.” Sonny Messiah Jiles, Publisher/CEO, Houston Defender Network

LMA’s newspaper members are laser-focused on the future. They are interested in growing digital revenue and audience, diversifying beyond print, understanding the opportunities with emerging trends and finding new business models. They turn to LMA for help on all of the above.

Our membership is diverse and represents some of the largest newspapers in North America down to some of the smaller family-owned operations and everyone in between. We pride ourselves on serving the needs of all members regardless of size or market type.

2020 Regular Annual Dues

Regular dues are determined by the number of DMAs the publication serves.  Single DMAs are $995 per year

2020 Corporate Annual Dues

Corporate memberships are held by the parent company and all newspapers published by that company will be considered Local Media Association members. Local Media Association’s annual Corporate Membership dues are based on total circulation:

  • Tier 1: Corporate members with a total circulation of 275,000 or less: $2,500
  • Tier 2: Corporate members with a total circulation between 275,001 and 775,000: $4,995
  • Tier 3: Corporate members with a total circulation of 775,001 or more: $8,500

Membership Application

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