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201 W. Campbell Ave.
P.O. Box 2491Roanoke, Va. 24010-2491
Main Switchboard: (800) 346-1234 or (540) 981 3340

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Reprint rights, listings, news tips

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How do I submit an ad, a letter to the editor or contact the sports department?

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Departmental questions, news releases, letters


Newspaper subscriptions and delivery

Where can I buy a copy?

The Roanoke Times is sold at more than 1,500 locations throughout Southwest Virginia. Check your neighborhood convenience or grocery store for today's Roanoke Times. The newspaper costs 50 cents Monday-Saturday and $1.50 on Sunday.

How do I sell The Roanoke Times at my store?

If you are interested in becoming one of our retail vendors, or would like to suggest a location for a newsstand, please e-mail us or call (540) 981-3167; toll free (800) 346-1234, ext. 167.

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