The North County Messenger is a community-oriented newspaper produced and distributed to serve readers primarily in Antelope, North Highlands, Foothill Farms and surrounding areas. We will bring our readers general news stories, local business news, special announcements, news on events, local commentaries and editorials, church news, entertainment listings, seniors news, local sports, volunteer news, syndicated columnists, cartoons and games.
Our distribution is home delivery by carrier and approximately 100 locations, (i.e. newsstands, retailers and restaurants). We believe we must provide the best possible distribution to serve our advertisers, helping them to thrive within these communities.
Our mission is to produce a quality community newspaper that gives our readers local news, information and resources in an easy to read format that makes the experience of reading it a joy.
We base our publishing decisions on sound customer service and business practices and the understanding that our product is our vehicle to promote, uplift and improve the quality of life in the communities we serve.
Send us your letters, announcements or notices about your special events. It is always best to send them by email in a WORD format to:
We will publish all we can in each issue, but space is limited. We reserve the right to edit all submissions for grammar, spelling and space limitations.
Submissions sent to the newspaper are not guaranteed to be published.
If you have a photo to accompany your submitted materials, please send them as an attachment to your email. Photo credits and return contact information (your telephone number and address) must be supplied for verification purposes.