The Northern Horizon is a member of the Glacier Media Inc. group of publications and is an agriculturally-based community newspaper that has been distributed free of charge to farms and businesses in Northwestern Alberta and Northeastern British Columbia since 1977. It delivers a diverse combination of agricultural and community news along with grain, forage and cattle market reports and bulletins.
The Northern Horizon is published on a bi-weeklv, printing twenty-five (25) issues throughout the year. There is no issue run between the middle of December of the current year and the middle of January of the following year.
The paper has a circulation of 20,000 and is distributed utilizing a combination of Canada Post and carrier drop offs to area retail locations with all readers receiving their copies by the Tuesday following publication date.