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Richmond News, the Voice of Ray County since 1914, serves the communities of Richmond, Hardin, Henrietta and Orrick and surrounding areas. Richmond News is published each Monday and Thursday with a paid circulation is 2,050.

The newspaper also publishes Town & Country Leader East, a total market coverage, free distribution advertiser to 9,650 homes in Ray, Lafayette and Carroll counties. Both products are also available in an electronic format on this Web site. Just click on the “Richmond News full edition” icon.


E-mail us with your community news or news tips or contact us by:

• Phone: 816-776-5454 or 816-470-7108 (metro)

• Office: 204 W. North Main, Richmond

• Fax: 816-470-6397

• Mail: P.O. Box 100, Richmond, MO 64085


Publisher: JoEllen Black
Editor: David Knopf
News: Sara Seidel
Sports: Russ Green
Accounting: Deanne Bowles
Sales Manager: Marie King
Classified Sales: Brandi Long
Legal Notices: Brandi Long
Composing Manager: Karen Payne