Photo by Travis Lee Tracey Williams-Dillard

Publisher’s Letter

The mission of the Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder (MSR) is to provide timely and insightful news that brings about greater awareness, understanding, and empowerment for our readers and the communities we serve.

If your business or organization is seeking ways to increase your market share and build your brand in this niche market, partnering with the MSR is your solution provider. In addition to printing Minnesota’s oldest surviving and most respected African American community newspaper, the MSR has unique and varied ways to reach the community with impact.

For your convenience, read on to learn more about what the MSR offers each and every year — or feel free to contact us.

Thank you for considering the MSR for your advertising and marketing needs. We look forward to serving you!

– Tracey Williams-Dillard, MSR Publisher-CEO

Affordable advertising packages available for small to medium-sized businesses, corporations and non-profit organizations are available in print and online. For more information please contact a sales representative who will be able to help you. Contact our office at 612-827-4021 or email at:

Deadlines: Space Reservations 12 pm Thursday | Material Deadline 12 pm Monday