The #1 source of news information, entertainment and advertising in southeast Virginia and northeast North Carolina. Voted Best Newspaper in the state 29 out of the last 36 years by Virginia Press Association. Three-time Pulitzer Prize winner (three finalists since 2007). Two Silver awards for Visual Journalism by Society for News Design and five 1st Place awards, Best Use of Pictures by Pictures of the Year. is the region’s trusted sources for comprehensive coverage of all the area’s news and entertainment information. We deliver targeted ad placements to more effectively drive local traffic to your storefront and website.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Daily/Sunday print readership: 272,164 (31.2%) weekly reader: 123,541 (14.1%)
Combined weekly Pilot Media audience: 666,304 (43.7%)

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Source: AAM 2017 Q4;

Source: Nielsen Scarborough, 2018 (Release 1), Claritas 2018

; comScore 2017.