|Founder(s)||Sharon McRoy, Jim Siebold|
|Sports editor||Bill Roseberry|
|Launched||1986 (Today's AdVantage) 2013 (AdVantage News)|
|Circulation||77,700 (as of 2016)|
|Free online archives||yes|
AdVantage News is a daily (online) and weekly (print) hyper-local American newspaper, published in Alton, Illinois, and serving the Metro East region of Illinois. Established as a pennysaver in 1986, the publication transitioned into a newspaper in February 2014.
On Feb. 1, 2014, Today's AdVantage became AdVantage News.
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