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Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Orca.

Our newspaper information for Orca is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Orca. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Orca. Our list contains 30 papers that were published within 43 miles [69.2 km]<1> of Orca.

To keep this list from growing too long, not all of the papers have been listed. We have another list where all the papers have been listed in alphabetical order. The complete list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Orca.  

Newspapers Neighboring Orca ...

The following newspapers were published within 43 miles [69.2 km] of Orca.

The papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from Orca.

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  • Cordova - 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest
  • Valdez - 43 miles [69.2 km] to the northwest

Published In Cordova [Valdez-Cordova Census Area]    [Map]  

(About 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest of Orca)

  Cordova Alaskan  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1909

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cordova Alaskan

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN98059783

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39353355

 
  Cordova Daily Alaskan  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1915

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cordova Daily Alaskan

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN98059784

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39353354

 
  Cordova Daily Herald  

Years of publication: 1918 to 1919

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cordova Daily Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN98060202

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38203160

 
  Cordova Sunday Herald  

Years of publication: 1919 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cordova Sunday Herald

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN98060203

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38203181

 
  The Alaska Times  

Years of publication: 1913 to 19??

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alaska Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN98059785

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39353350

 
  The Alaskan  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1907

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alaskan

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN98059782

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39353352

 
  The Cordova Daily Times  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1947

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cordova Daily Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN86072239

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14982771

 
  The Cordova Times  

Years of publication: 1914 to ????

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cordova Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN 76645123

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33366663

 
  The Cordova Times  

Years of publication: 1947 to 1993

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Cordova Times

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN84020660

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 2683912

 
  The North Star  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1911

At the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The North Star

Locate a copy (ie- Holdings): LCCN SN97060087

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38121458


Published In Valdez [Valdez-Cordova Census Area]    [Map]  

(About 43 miles [69.2 km] to the northwest of Orca)

We know of 30 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Valdez. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Valdez.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 43 miles [69.2 km] of Orca. This extended list includes all the papers from Valdez. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Orca.  

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The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/






Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Orca. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Orca) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orca. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.5797, Longitude: -145.7177     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Orca have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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