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Christian News Northwest

Christian News Northwest is a monthly tabloid-size newspaper serving the evangelical Christian community in Portland and Salem, Ore., Vancouver, Wash., and dozens of surrounding communities throughout western and central Oregon and southwest Washington.

Our ministry news-oriented publication has a monthly circulation of 27,000 copies. It is available free of charge at 1,900 locations, including hundreds of churches as well as bookstores, agencies, libraries, schools, businesses and public locations.

Christian News Northwest has been published since June 1994 by a non-profit corporation, Christian News Northwest Ministries, Inc. of Newberg, Ore.

CNNW Founding Editor and Publisher is John Fortmeyer, who has a 43-year background in professional newspaper work throughout the Pacific Northwest.. Also on the ministry’s board of directors is Art Heerwagen of Hillsboro, OR.

Christian Newspaper Association

Christian News Northwest is a member of the Christian Newspaper Association, which has member papers throughout the United States and Canada.  For more information on CNA and its member newspapers, contact us at Christian News Northwest or go to the CNA web site, www.christiannewspapers.info