The San Pedro Valley News is closing our office to walk-in customers until March 30. The decision isn’t made lightly and does not affect our newspaper operations. Our reporting staff, advertising and circulation departments are operating at full strength. We have made the decision as part of a national unified effort to slow the spread of coronavirus.

All our services are operating and the newspaper delivery schedule is not affected.


Classifieds and Obituaries: Call 520-586-3382 or email to place any classified line ads or obituaries.

Circulation: Call 520-586-3382 for renewals, credit card payments or any other questions.

Advertising: Call 520-678-0599 or email to place an ad over the phone or by email and with any other advertising questions.

Editorial: Call Andrew Paxton, Editor at 520-474-5524 or email Dana Cole, Reporter at 520-249-6179 or email

Please continue to visit us at for up to date information regarding the COVID-19 virus or by downloading our app at All of the stories and information we have there on the virus is free to all as a public health service.

Our printing schedule and deadlines have not changed. At present, we plan to reopen the office to walk-in customers March 30. We appreciate your concern and plan to cover every aspect of how the COVID-19 virus is affecting our local community. Thank you for your trust and your understanding.

— Ian Kirkwood, Publisher

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