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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Blue Creek 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 Blue Creek. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Blue Creek. Our list contains 95 papers that were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> of Blue Creek.

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 Blue Creek.  

Newspapers Neighboring Blue Creek ...

The following newspapers were published within 15 miles [24.1 km] of Blue Creek.

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

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  • Clendenin - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast
  • Charleston - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest
  • Belle - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the south
  • South Charleston - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest

Published In Clendenin [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast of Blue Creek)

  West Virginia Herald  

Years of publication: 1907 to 1983

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898213

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the West Virginia Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059806


Published In Charleston [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest of Blue Creek)

We know of 93 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Charleston. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Charleston.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 15 miles [24.1 km] of Blue Creek. This extended list includes all the papers from Charleston. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Blue Creek.  

Published In Belle [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the south of Blue Creek)

 
  The Kanawha Citizen  

Years of publication: 1950 to 1955

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12898152

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Kanawha Citizen

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059793


Published In South Charleston [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest of Blue Creek)

 
  South Charleston Advocate  

Years of publication: 1984 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12926152

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the South Charleston Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059858

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

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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 Blue Creek. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Blue Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blue Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4507, Longitude: -81.4573     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blue Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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