Rivers Banner

To buy an online subscription, 
please contact the office at the method which best suits you. 
Contact information is found below.

General information:

Published every Friday.

Tuesday 5 p.m. deadline.

Paper completed Wednesday.

Online edition available Wednesday afternoon.

Papers sorted for Canada Post Thursday afternoon; most communities receive the newspaper on Friday.


Rivers Banner currently has a circulation (map, pdf file) of 1,525 plus an additional 75 subscriptions.

Besides subscriptions, the paper is delivered free to:

Rivers, Rapid City, Oak River, Cardale, Bradwardine, Harding, Brandon RR 2 and RR 3 (farmers only), Alexander RR 1, Forrest.

Papers are also available at Kenton Consumer's Co-op.

For flyer distribution purposes, customers may pick and choose communities in which they wish to advertise.

Area Links:

Riverdale Health Centre
Riverdale Municipality
Rivers and Area Community Foundation
Rivers Collegiate
Rivers Elementary School
Rivers Jets hockey team
Rivers United Church
RM of Oakview

Zion Church



Banner Staff:

Sheila Runions Rivers Banner

Sheila Runions is the office manager and has been with Rivers Banner since its inception, July 1993.

Maggie Smallwood - Rivers Banner

Maggie Smallwood is in the office one day a week to proof-read and work with customers so Sheila is able to meet production deadlines.

Ken and Chris Waddell - Owners and Publishers of the Neepawa BannerKen and Chris Waddell are owners/publishers of Rivers Banner. They live in Neepawa where they publish Neepawa Banner, a paper they started Oct. 10, 1989. On July 4, 1993, they began publishing Rivers Banner. Ken and Chris have a long history in agriculture and business, having run a sheep farm, auction business and these newspapers.

Contact us:

Write: Box 70, Rivers, MB R0K 1X0
Phone: 204-328-7494
Fax: 204-328-5212

Rivers Banner, Rivers, Manitoba
Our office building at 529-2nd Avenue, Rivers

Visitor # since August 11, 2003

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