The Independent News

With a circulation of over 15,000, The Independent News provides service to southern Vermilion County including Catlin, Georgetown, Ridgefarm and Westville since 1976. Considered a top community new source, The Independent News has supplied award-winning, local news to these areas for over 30 years.


  • The Independent News has a quarterly circulation of 42,229.

2017 Website Analytics:

Percent of New
and Returning Visitors

Visits 27,652
Unique Visits 21,189
Pageviews 65,631
Percent of New Visitors 76%
Percent of Returning Visitors 24%
Mobile Devices 30%
Desktop Devices 64%
Tablet Devices 7%

Device's Used