Dear Friends:

As you have found us here, it’s obvious you care about honest, locally-produced journalism—especially now, in this era of “fake news” and “alternative facts.” The dedicated journalists at Copperfield Publishing have broken important stories for over two decades without the benefit of hedge funds or billionaire lifelines. They’ve won hundreds of awards, including the past five Best Newspaper Reporter awards from Utah’s Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Other local publishers and publications share the same experience as we do.  

The smart, local and clever content in our various publications attracts readers like you. We are also the premier lifeline to Utah’s cultural scenesOver many years, wetogether with youhave put Salt Lake City on the national map (and a few people behind bars!). You are the core of what matters in Utah. You dine. You entertain. You vote. You care. You believe in our mission.

Truth is part of that mission.  

If truth matters, if standing up to the big fellas matter, we invite you to become a Press Backer. Support local journalism. Support local voices. Help us tell the stories no one else will tell.

We all know that the economic models for the print industry are in jeopardy. Advertisers alone are no longer enough to sustain our vibrant and free press.  A new model is emerging and it requires support from people like you. 

Press Backers is your opportunity. With your help the press can be stronger than ever.

Your donations are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. Press Backer funds are used to fund the local journalists who produce stories in the local free newspapers, magazines and websites you currently enjoy.

Help us tell the stories that no one else will tell. 

We matter. You matter. Truth matters. Make a difference today.



John Saltas

Publisher and Founder
Copperfield Publishing, Inc.

What We Do: We Publish Free Publications For You.

Salt Lake City Weekly is Utah’s premier weekly independent newspaper that specializes in local arts, entertainment and news. City Weekly is the recipient of more than 250 professional journalism awards and has a distribution of over 47,000.

Named No. 2 Magazine in Utah by Society of Professional Journalists in 2016 (after just two years in the marketplace), Devour Utah is the foremost food magazine in the state. All things food, all in one beautiful monthly magazine.

Appearing quarterly, Vamoose Utah is a layman’s and casual person’s recreation guide to Utah. Inside the magazine, you’ll find guides and features on how to take advantage of all that Utah has to offer.

Copperfield Publishing is the parent company of Planet Jackson Hole in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Each week, the newspaper reaches over half of the adults living in Jackson Hole. Planet Jackson Hole is a ferociously independent newspaper and a welcome voice throughout the region.

Jackson Hole Golfer Magazine shines a spotlight on the local golfing community with spectacular photography and magazine formatting. With a distribution of over 8,000, Jackson Hole Golfer Magazine captures the attention of both avid golfers and recreational players alike.

Wyoming’s Teton Mountain Range is home to some of the world’s most beautiful viewsand for adrenaline junkies, steep slopes. Jackson Hole Snowboarder Magazine highlights the incredible stories of those that brave the elements for the rush that comes along with snowboarding.