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Tacoma, Washington

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Introduction ...

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

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

The following list contains the names of 147 papers that were published in the immediate area of Tacoma. In addition, the list contains another 38 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Tacoma. In total, we've identified 185 papers within 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> of Tacoma.

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 Tacoma.  

Newspapers Published In Tacoma ...

We know of 147 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Tacoma:

Newspapers Neighboring Tacoma ...

The following newspapers were published within 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> of Tacoma.

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

  • Published In South Tacoma [Pierce County] ...
  • Published In Milton [Pierce County] ...
    • Hilltop Bulletin (from 1947)
    • Milton Home Front News (from 1944)
    • Milton News (from 194?)
  • Published In Parkland [Pierce County] ...
  • Published In Federal Way [King County] ...
  • Continue List   (13 more) ...
    • Published In Gig Harbor [Pierce County] ...
    • Published In Puyallup [Pierce County] ...
    • Published In Steilacoom [Pierce County] ...
      • Lakewood Log (from 19??)
      • Lakewood Log (from 19??)
      • Puget Sound Courier (from 1855)
      • Puget Sound Herald (from 1858)
      • Tacoma Suburban Times (from 1961)
      • The Steilacoom News (from 1890)
      • Truth Teller (from 1858)
    • Published In Sumner [Pierce County] ...
    • Published In Auburn [King County] ...
    • Published In Spanaway [Pierce County] ...
      • The New Frontier (from 1978)
    • Published In Tillicum [Pierce County] ...
      • G.I. Voice (from 196?)
    • Published In Fort Lewis [Pierce County] ...
    • Published In Anderson Island [Pierce County] ...
    • Published In Kent [King County] ...
      • We know of 30 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Kent. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Kent
      • We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> of Tacoma. This extended list includes all the papers from Kent. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Tacoma
    • Published In Olalla [Kitsap County] ...
    • Published In Vashon [King County] ...
    • Published In Burley [Kitsap County] ...
      • The Co-Operator (from 1898)

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for Tacoma:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tacoma) 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 Tacoma. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TacomaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tacoma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2534, Longitude: -122.4386    






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