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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Algoma 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 Algoma. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Algoma. Our list contains 9 papers that were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> of Algoma.

Newspapers Neighboring Algoma ...

The following newspapers were published within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Algoma.

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

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  • Keystone - Less than 2 miles to the west
  • Welch - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west
  • Matoaka - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east
  • Mullens - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north
  • Pineville - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest

Published In Keystone [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About Less than 2 miles to the west of Algoma)

  The McDowell Times  

Years of publication: 1904 to 1941

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032822

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The McDowell Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092050


Published In Welch [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west of Algoma)

 
  McDowell Recorder  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1943

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032827

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the McDowell Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092048

 
  The McDowell Republican  

Years of publication: 1912 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032821

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The McDowell Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092049

 
  The Welch Daily News  

Years of publication: 1923 to 2002

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032831

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Welch Daily News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092051


Published In Matoaka [Mercer County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of Algoma)

 
  The Mercer Recorder  

Years of publication: 1921 to 1934

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041673

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mercer Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092070


Published In Mullens [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north of Algoma)

 
  The Mullens Advocate  

Years of publication: 1913 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13805394

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mullens Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092488


Published In Pineville [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest of Algoma)

 
  The Gilbert Times  

Years of publication: 1985 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416137

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gilbert Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092484

 
  The Independent-Herald  

Years of publication: 1912 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416136

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Independent-Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092483

 
  Wyoming Mountaineer  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1915

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416147

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wyoming Mountaineer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092487

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Algoma. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/


Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Algoma. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4190, Longitude: -81.4259     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Algoma have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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