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Brew Tourism

Craft beer makers are becoming a surprisingly important part of the tourist draw in both the Wausau and Stevens Point areas

Also including:
• Winter solstice brings a new moon
• After-school program gets rave
• Cyclists pay their fair share
• Snack time with sliders
• Free holiday feasts
• Films: Annie gets a modern

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2014 special sections calendar
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Date Section Deadline
Jan. 2 Spring Fine Arts Preview Dec. 27
Jan. 16 Kids Corner I Jan. 13
Jan. 23 Travel Section Jan. 20
Feb. 13 Love Lines Feb. 10
Feb. 20 Health & Fitness I Feb. 17
Feb. 27 Health & Fitness II Feb. 24
Feb. 27 Lenten Specials Co-op
(thru April 17)
Feb. 24
Mar. 13 St. Patrick’s Day Preview Mar. 10
Mar. 27 Anniversary Edition Mar. 24
Apr. 3 Kids Corner II Mar. 31
Apr. 10 Abode I Apr. 7
Apr. 17 Abode II Apr. 14
Apr. 24 Abode III Apr. 21
May 8 Last Minute Gift Ideas:
Mother’s Day
May 5
May 29 Summer Fun Book May 1
June 5 Choose Local: Rib Mountain June 2
June 12 Choose Local: Wausau West June 9
June 26 Choose Local: Point/Plover June 23
July 3 Sidewalk Sale/Balloon Glow/Chalkfest Preview June 30
July 10 Choose Local: Wausau East July 7
July 17 Choose Local: Everest Metro July 14
July 24 Kids Corner III July 21
Sept. 4 Get With The Program, feat. Best of Wausau Aug. 7
Sept. 4 Kids Corner
Fall Fine Arts Preview
Aug. 29
Sept. 4 Fall Fine Arts Preview Aug. 29
Oct. 9 International Credit Union Day Oct. 6
Oct. 16 Kids Corner IV Oct. 13
Oct. 23 Halloween Happenings Oct. 20
Nov. 20 Holiday Co-op I
· Everest Metro area
· Rib Mountain area
· Wausau area
Nov. 12
Nov. 20 Holiday & Winter Book Oct. 30
Nov. 26 Holiday Co-op II
· Everest Metro area
· Rib Mountain area
· Wausau area
Nov. 12
Nov. 26 Thanksgiving Early Edition Nov. 21
Dec. 4 Holiday Co-op III
· Everest Metro area
· Rib Mountain area
· Wausau area
Nov. 12
Dec. 11 Holiday Co-op IV
· Everest Metro area
· Rib Mountain area
· Wausau area
Nov. 12
Dec. 18 Last Minute Gift Ideas I:
Dec. 11
Dec. 23 Last Minute Gift Ideas II:
Dec. 18
Dec. 23 Double Issue Dec. 18
Three times per year, we publish contemporary, spirited magazines for a contemporary audience. They highlight Wausau's unique character while providing useful and fun guides. Readers keep these magazines for months, even a year at a time. The number of supplemental issues ordered matches the press run at the time and are distributed as an insert into City Pages. An additional overrun is distributed throughout the year, as requested by individuals and groups. Locals are eager to pass along the magazines to newcomers and visitors. all year, the supplements are requested and distributed by: real estate agents, newcomer's groups, the Wausau Region The Chamber Wausau Region, the Wausau/Central Wisconsin Visitor's Bureau, area hotels, convention attendees and many other organizations.
SFB cover Summer Fun Book
May 29, 2014
Deadline: Thursday, May 1
Readers can't wait to get their hands on our ultimate guide to summer in central Wisconsin. After a long winter, this book gets people OUTSIDE with outdoor guides, event listings for adults and kids, and lots of ideas for finding fun in the sun throughout northcentral Wisconsin.
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PGRM cover Get With the Program Sept. 4, 2014
Deadline: Thursday, Aug. 7
This year-long guide to living in Wausau, lays out the good, the bad and the...er...unique aspects of our beloved community. This is where our Wausau character shines. Features results from the "Best of & poll, guides & listings for civic groups, culture, restaurants, government and more. A USEFUL guide ALL YEAR!
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WB cvoer Holiday & Winter Book
Nov. 20, 2014
Deadline: Thursday, Oct. 30
This festive book primes people for the Christmas gift buying rush. Advertiser heavy, it also offers a holiday events guide, non-profit giving list, sleigh rides, cut your own tree farms, and holiday worship services for every denomination.
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Rib Mountain • June 5
Wausau West • June 12
Stevens Point/Plover • June 26
Sidewalk Sale Preview • July 3
Wausau East • July 10
Everest Metro • July 17
*Based on City Pages 4-week cumulative readership. (Estimate based on numbers from Civic Economics that 68 cents of every dollar spent at independent, locally owned businesses stays in the community, while only 43 cents stays when spent at a chain.)
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