LEGAL NOTICE: STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP, MANAGEMENT AND CIRCULATION

Date of Filing: Sept. 28, 2018.

Douglas County Herald, published weekly at 302 East Washington Avenue, Ava, Mo. 65608.

Sue Curry Jones, Ava, Mo., publisher; Sue Curry Jones, Ava, Mo., managing editor.

Owner: Herald Publishing Co., Inc., Ava, Mo. 65608.

Known bondholders, mortgagees and other security holders owning or holding 1 percent or more of total amount of bonds, mortgages or other securities are: None.

Average number of copies each issue during the preceding 12 months: Total number of copies printed: 2731; mailed outside-county paid subscriptions stated on PS Form 3541: 569; mailed in-county paid subscriptions stated on PS Form 3541: 889; sales through dealers and carriers, street vendors, counter sales and non-USPS paid distribution: 1139; free or nominal rate outside county copies included on PS Form 3541: 37; free or nominal rate in-county copies included on PS Form 3541: 61; free or nominal rate copies mailed at other classes through the USPS: 0; free or nominal rate distribution outside the mail, 0; total distribution, 2697; copies not distributed, 33; total: 2,730; percent paid: 96.37%. Electronic copies: Paid electronic copies: 28; total paid print copies plus paid electronic copies: 2,624; total print distribution plus paid electronic copies, 2,722; percent paid (both print & electronic copies): 96.40%.

Number of copies of single issue published nearest to filing date: Total number of copies printed: 2694; mailed outside-county paid subscriptions stated on PS Form 3541: 569; mailed in-county paid subscriptions stated on PS Form 3541: 890; sales through dealers and carriers, street vendors, counter sales and non-USPS paid distribution: 1,128; free or nominal rate outside county copies included on PS Form 3541: 37; free or nominal rate in-county copies included on PS Form 3541: 61; free or nominal rate copies mailed at other classes through the USPS: 0; free or nominal rate distribution outside the mail, 0; total distribution, 2,687; copies not distributed, 7; total: 2,694; percent paid: 96.35%. Electronic copies: Paid electronic copies: 24; total paid print copies plus paid electronic copies: 2,611; total print distribution plus paid electronic copies, 2,709; percent paid (both print & electronic copies): 96.38%.

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