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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Sunrise 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 Sunrise. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Sunrise. Our list contains 72 papers that were published within 50 miles [80.5 km]<1> of Sunrise.

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 Sunrise.  

Newspapers Neighboring Sunrise ...

The following newspapers were published within 50 miles [80.5 km] of Sunrise.

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

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  • Girdwood - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast
  • Fort Richardson - 26 miles [41.8 km] to the north
  • Whittier - 26 miles [41.8 km] to the east
  • Anchorage - 27 miles [43.5 km] to the northwest
  • Moose Pass - 27 miles [43.5 km] to the south
  • Eagle River - 30 miles [48.3 km] to the north
  • Lawing - 33 miles [53.1 km] to the south
  • Chugiak - 36 miles [57.9 km] to the north
  • Wasilla - 47 miles [75.6 km] to the north
  • Palmer - 50 miles [80.5 km] to the north

Published In Girdwood [Anchorage Municipality]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Sunrise)

  The Local News  

Years of publication: 1981 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39362288

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Local News

Holdings for: LCCN SN98059790

 
  Turnagain Times  

Years of publication: 1998 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39441642

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Turnagain Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN98059815

 
  Turnagain World Defender  

Years of publication: 1971 to 197?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 37430290

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Turnagain World Defender

Holdings for: LCCN SN97060016


Published In Fort Richardson [Anchorage Municipality]    [Map]  

(About 26 miles [41.8 km] to the north of Sunrise)

 
  Fort Richardson News  

Years of publication: 1952 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39362446

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Fort Richardson News

Holdings for: LCCN SN98059792

 
  Fort Richardson Pioneer  

Years of publication: 1984 to 1988

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15038730

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Fort Richardson Pioneer

Holdings for: LCCN SN98059807

 
  The Alaskan Post  

Years of publication: 1953 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39362447

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Alaskan Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN98059793

 
  The Pioneer  

Years of publication: 1956 to 1983

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 18439106

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Pioneer

Holdings for: LCCN SN88084218


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

(About 26 miles [41.8 km] to the east of Sunrise)

 
  Sound Of Prince William  

Years of publication: 1972 to 197?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32223517

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sound Of Prince William

Holdings for: LCCN SN95060016

 
  The Sound Of Prince William  

Years of publication: 1984 to 198?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10681744

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sound Of Prince William

Holdings for: LCCN SN84001420

 
  Whittier Rainbarrel  

Years of publication: 1969 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32223521

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Whittier Rainbarrel

Holdings for: LCCN SN95060017


Published In Anchorage [Anchorage Municipality]    [Map]  

(About 27 miles [43.5 km] to the northwest of Sunrise)

We know of 57 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Anchorage. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Anchorage.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 50 miles [80.5 km] of Sunrise. This extended list includes all the papers from Anchorage. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Sunrise.  

Published In Moose Pass [Kenai Peninsula Borough]    [Map]  

(About 27 miles [43.5 km] to the south of Sunrise)

 
  Moose Pass Miner  

Years of publication: 1938 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32223372

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Moose Pass Miner

Holdings for: LCCN SN95060010


Published In Eagle River [Anchorage Municipality]    [Map]  

(About 30 miles [48.3 km] to the north of Sunrise)

 
  The Eagle River Sun  

Years of publication: 1980 to 198?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39108369

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eagle River Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN98060225

 
  The Eagle  

Years of publication: 1961 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39313188

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Eagle

Holdings for: LCCN SN98060292


Published In Lawing [Kenai Peninsula Borough]    [Map]  

(About 33 miles [53.1 km] to the south of Sunrise)

 
  Lake Kenai Midnight Sun  

Years of publication: 1938 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32223360

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Lake Kenai Midnight Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN95060009


Published In Chugiak [Anchorage Municipality]    [Map]  

(About 36 miles [57.9 km] to the north of Sunrise)

 
  Chugiak Calendar  

Years of publication: 1954 to 1957

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39313185

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Chugiak Calendar

Holdings for: LCCN SN98060291

 
  The Knik Arm Courier  

Years of publication: 1958 to 197?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 38005430

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Knik Arm Courier

Holdings for: LCCN SN97060059


Published In Wasilla [Matanuska-Susitna Borough]    [Map]  

(About 47 miles [75.6 km] to the north of Sunrise)

 
  Table Talks  

Years of publication: 192? to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33951606

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Table Talks

Holdings for: LCCN SN95060089

 
  The Muskeg Journal  

Years of publication: 1964 to 196?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 33951597

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Muskeg Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN95060086

 
  The Valley Press  

Years of publication: 1984 to 1986

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39362250

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Valley Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN98059786

 
  The Valley Sun  

Years of publication: 1978 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 5081188

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Valley Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN79006899


Published In Palmer [Matanuska-Susitna Borough]    [Map]  

(About 50 miles [80.5 km] to the north of Sunrise)

 
  Matanuska Valley Pioneer  

Years of publication: 1935 to 1936

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 37740324

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Matanuska Valley Pioneer

Holdings for: LCCN SN97060034

 
  Matanuska Valley Post  

Years of publication: 1946 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 37740358

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Matanuska Valley Post

Holdings for: LCCN SN97060035

 
  The Valley Settler  

Years of publication: 1937 to 195?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 39215562

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Valley Settler

Holdings for: LCCN SN98060266

 
  Valley Frontiersman  

Years of publication: 1947 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42337323

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Valley Frontiersman

Holdings for: LCCN 77640434

 
  Valley Frontiersman  

Years of publication: 1947 to 1952

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 4064714

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Valley Frontiersman

Holdings for: LCCN SN84020665

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Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sunrise. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sunrise

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunrise. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.8867, Longitude: -149.4278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunrise have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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