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.

2018 Website Analytics:

Percent of New
and Returning Visitors

Visits 25,360
Unique Visits 20,817
Pageviews 49,052
Percent of New Visitors 90%
Percent of Returning Visitors 9%
Mobile Devices 40%
Desktop Devices 52%
Tablet Devices 7%

Device's Used