Please consider posting this button on your website to direct readers to your newspaper's public notices that you have posted to publicnoticeillinois.com.

For a button specific to your newspaper or county, contact the IPA at 217-241-1300 or email.

Illinois newspapers are making a bold statement that newspapers are doing everything possible to serve the public by both printing and publishing public notices in newspapers widely distributed in the community and also aggregating all public notices in a searchable format on the Internet.


Guess What We Read In The Newspaper About You? 

Who? What? When? Where? How? If you need to know what's going on in Illinois, you need Illinois newspapers. There is no other source that can provide you with the in-depth statewide coverage that newspapers carry every day.

But who has time to read over 1,200 issues each week? The Illinois Press Clipping Bureau (IPCB) can do it for you!

IPCB monitors every newspaper in Illinois, providing hundreds of clients with articles on numerous topics specific to them and their business or interests.

If you need information on -- Industry news/trends, Legislation, Trade news/new products, Political coverage, Publicity, Breaking issues, Competitive intelligence and much more.

Mention of any name/organization -- IPCB offers you a simple and cost-effective means of getting all the news all the time.


1. You provide IPCB with a list of names and subject matters that you would like monitored.

2. Each day, IPC's professional staff reviews Illinois newspapers and selects the articles that fit your order. These articles are then sent electronically to a portal you can access 24/7.


Please call for pricing.


Call 217-241-1300 and ask for Lisa Sisti.


IPA Provides a Press Release service for Illinois Newspapers. Click Here for more information.


Use Smart Search and let our system do the work for you. No more daily searching, plugging in each keyword or newspaper. With Smart Search, you can use multiple keywords, save your search criteria to use over and over, save individual Public Notices in a queue and print multiple Public Notices simultaneously. You can even opt to receive automatic search results daily by email. These time-saving functions are designed for people who rely on Public Notices for their business or who wish to track specific information. Individual manual searches are free.

To use Smart Search, sign up here and you will receive a confirmation email. After logging in with your password, simply enter the keywords you wish to search for and select whether you wish to receive notices daily by email. Then sit back and let the Public Notices come to you.

Click here to have public notices delivered to your email address.

PressLines is the official quarterly publication of the Illinois Press Association. To view present and past PressLines click here. Want to advertise in PressLines? Call 217-241-1700. To be added to the distribution list, email the IPA.