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ORDERING OUR COLUMNS FOR PUBLICATION
 
Your readers want to hear fresh voices, but they won't keep reading long if the new voices are inane. So meet our columnists. They're just what readers have been looking for - at very competitive rates.
 
It's time someone offered a perspective that's fresh and new - and smart. North Star Writers Group. It's good thinking for good publications.
 
To order North Star packages or individual columns, contact Angie Calabrese at 616.299.5361, or e-mail angie@northstarwriters.com
 
 
NORTH STAR TOTAL ACCESS
Unlimited rights to
all material
 
PER MONTH: DAILIES   PER MONTH: WEEKLIES
$100   $30
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Publications ordering North Star Total Access will have weekly rates locked in for one year, regardless of columnists, cartoons and other material we may add to our roster, and will continue to receive rights to publish all columnists and cartoons - including new ones - throughout that first year.

 
THE BENCH PACKAGE
For Dailies Only
Any Five Columns Per Week, Regardless of Section -
 
  PRICE PER MONTH  
  $45  
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  PER PIECE RATES  
CIRCULATION PRICE PER COLUMN PRICE IF CARRYING WRITER WEEKLY
25,000 and under $8 $7
25,001 - 150,000 $14 $13
150,001 - 250,000 $20 $18
250,001 - 400,000 $25 $23
400,001 - 600,000 $28 $25
600,001 and above $30 $27
Internet-Based Media $20 $18

Rate for newspaper chains, if columns are ordered for multiple editions, reflect total number of readers reached, regardless of how many editions run the column.

Magazines can order columns or specialized pieces for each individual publication's normal freelance rates, including considerations of all rights, first rights and so forth.

Please note, if you request a column, you are agreeing to pay for the column, even if you end up not using it. We cannot be responsible for checking every paper to see if a column that was ordered was actually used.

Op-Ed Writers
Eric Baerren
Herman Cain
Dan Calabrese
Lucia de Vernai
Lawrence J. Haas
Paul Ibrahim
Rob Kall
David Karki
Llewellyn King
Gregory D. Lee
David B. Livingstone
Bob Maistros
Rachel Marsden
Nathaniel Shockey
Stephen Silver
Candace Talmadge
Jessica Vozel
Jamie Weinstein
 
Cartoons
Brett Noel
Feature Writers
Mike Ball
Bob Batz
Cindy Droog
The Laughing Chef
David J. Pollay
 
Business Writers
D.F. Krause