Welcome to the Big Nickel


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The Big Nickel is a shopper publication and multi-media company headquartered in Joplin, MO serving the 4-State area and beyond. Big Nickel is published by Gatehouse Media, a publically traded publishing and digital company, with hundreds of publications throughout the United States. Since 1975, the Big Nickel has been a Thursday tradition across 28 counties in Northeast Oklahoma, Southwest Missouri, Southeast Kansas and Northwest Arkansas. We began publishing over 41 years ago in the small community of Lanagan, MO.

Today we have grown to 35,000 copies distributed weekly in hundreds of locations including convenience stores, grocery stores, implement dealers, parts stores and much more. The Big Nickel is known as “The paper people pick”, bringing buyers and sellers together every day.