The Leader

For over 30 years, The Leader has brought award-winning journalism to Allerton, Broadlands, Fithian, Homer, Ogden, St. Joseph and Royal since 1997. Distributing over 1,800 copies weekly, The Leader is a leader in local news and sports coverage. In 2009, The Leader received 11 Illinois Press Association awards.


  • The Leader has a quarterly circulation of 8,407.

2017 Website Analytics:

Percent of New
and Returning Visitors

Visits 31,438
Unique Visits 13,991
Pageviews 107,749
Percent of New Visitors 44%
Percent of Returning Visitors 56%
Mobile Devices 11%
Desktop Devices 87%
Tablet Devices 2%

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