The following gudelines apply for information collected from visitors to the following News West Publications web sites:
News West Publishing, Inc. is committed to protecting your privacy. We believe you have a right to know what information we collect about you when you visit our web site and how that information is used and safeguarded.
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We collect personally identifiable information (name, e-mail address, etc.) and/or demographic data (zip code, gender, etc.) that you submit when you:
- Register for our services
- Complete a survey
- Enter a contest, promotion, or sweepstakes
- Order a subscription to our newspaper
- Place a classified ad
- Send us an e-mail
- Submit reader opinions
We do not give or sell any personally identifiable information to advertisers or other outside parties. We may use this information to process and maintain your account, reply to your specific questions and requests, verify submitted editorial information (ie: wedding and birth announcemetns,) inform you of special offers from us and compile aggregate demographic statistics about our users.
News West Publishing, Inc. is not responsible for the policies or actions of third parties that may collect any information you disclose in the Opinions, Guest Book, Classifieds, Community Calendar or other public forums on this site.
Our partners and other internet sites and services that may be accessible through News West Publishing, Inc. have separate data and privacy practices. These sites include, but are not limited to, Town News and dotPhoto. Please contact those sites directly if you have questions about their privacy policies.
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) stipulates that web site operators cannot knowingly collect personal information from children under age 13 without verifiable parental permission. While we offer information on our site that is appropriate for, available to and useful to children, we do not seek children's participation in services that require registration.
You must be 18 years or older to participate in the following services:
Register for our services
Complete a survey (unless otherwise noted)
Enter a contest, promotion, or sweepstakes
Order a subscription to our newspaper
Place a classified ad
Submit reader opinions
COOKIES AND IP ADDRESSES
We do not use IP addresses to track user traffic patterns and content preference.
HOW TO CONTACT US