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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Bluefield 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 7 papers that were published in the immediate area of Bluefield. In addition, the list contains another 17 papers that were published in the broader area that surrounded Bluefield. In total, we've identified 24 papers within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Bluefield.

This page contains two sections:

Newspapers Published In Bluefield ...

We know of 7 newspapers that have been published in the immediate area of Bluefield:

  Bluefield Daily Telegraph  

Years of publication: 1893 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8232043

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092065

 
  Bluefield Evening Leader  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1911

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041608

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bluefield Evening Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092066

 
  Bluefield Sunset News The Times-Leader  

Years of publication: 1926 to 1957

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041646

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bluefield Sunset News The Times-Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092068

 
  Mountain Mirror  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1953

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041621

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Mountain Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092067

 
  Sunset News-Observer  

Years of publication: 1957 to 1972

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041651

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Sunset News-Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092069

 
  The Sunday Telegraph  

Published in 1897

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13717780

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Sunday Telegraph

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092560

 
  Twin City Advance And Mercer Recorder  

Years of publication: 1932 to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041684

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Twin City Advance And Mercer Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092071

Newspapers Neighboring Bluefield ...

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

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

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  • Bastian (VA) - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast
  • Princeton - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast
  • Matoaka - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north
  • Bland (VA) - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast

Published In Bastian (VA) [Bland County (VA)]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast of Bluefield)

  Cherokee Scalp  

Years of publication: 19?? to 194?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 42968451

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Cherokee Scalp

Holdings for: LCCN SN99066985

 
  Round Mountain News  

Years of publication: 1935 to 1936

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 16734650

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Round Mountain News

Holdings for: LCCN SN94060181


Published In Princeton [Mercer County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast of Bluefield)

 
  Princeton Daily Times  

Years of publication: 1962 to 1964

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041584

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Princeton Daily Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092063

 
  Princeton Gazette  

Years of publication: 1912 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041296

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Princeton Gazette

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092053

 
  Princeton Observer  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1957

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041534

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Princeton Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092058

 
  Princeton Progress  

Years of publication: 1910 to 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041548

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Princeton Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092060

 
  The Evening Press  

Years of publication: 1917 to 1927

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041526

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Evening Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092057

 
  The Mercer Progress  

Years of publication: 1916 to 192?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041555

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mercer Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092061

 
  The Mercer Republican  

Years of publication: 190? to 1912

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041294

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Mercer Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092052

 
  The Princeton Journal  

Years of publication: 1879 to 1902

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041300

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Princeton Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092054

 
  The Princeton Journal  

Years of publication: 1903 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041313

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Catalog Card for The Princeton Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092055

 
  The Princeton News  

Years of publication: 1927 to 1932

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041541

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Princeton News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092059

 
  The Princeton Press  

Years of publication: 1913 to 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041478

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Princeton Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092056

 
  The Princeton Times  

Years of publication: 1961 to 1962

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041565

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Princeton Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092062

 
  The Princeton Times  

Years of publication: 1964 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041590

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Princeton Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092064


Published In Matoaka [Mercer County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north of Bluefield)

 
  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 Bland (VA) [Bland County (VA)]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast of Bluefield)

 
  Bland Messenger  

Years of publication: 1904 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32522604

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Bland Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079155

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The official website for Bluefield: www.ci.bluefield.wv.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' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Bluefield. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bluefield) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bluefield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bluefield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bluefield. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2671, Longitude: -81.2219     [Map].

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