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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Brenton 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 Brenton. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Brenton. Our list contains 12 papers that were published within 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> of Brenton.

Newspapers Neighboring Brenton ...

The following newspapers were published within 16 miles [25.7 km] of Brenton.

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

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  • Pineville - 5 miles [8 km] to the east
  • Oceana - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north
  • Welch - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south
  • Iaeger - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest
  • Mullens - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east
  • Keystone - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast

Published In Pineville [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the east of Brenton)

  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


Published In Oceana [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north of Brenton)

 
  The Oceana Sun  

Years of publication: 1984 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416140

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Oceana Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092485

 
  The Wyoming Weekly News  

Years of publication: 1887 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 14644597

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Wyoming Weekly News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86072092

 
  Wyoming Herald  

Years of publication: 1895 to 1904

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13416142

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Wyoming Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092486


Published In Welch [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south of Brenton)

 
  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 Iaeger [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest of Brenton)

 
  The Industrial News  

Years of publication: 1923 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13223043

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Industrial News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092047


Published In Mullens [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

(About 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east of Brenton)

 
  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 Keystone [McDowell County]    [Map]  

(About 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast of Brenton)

 
  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

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brenton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5959, Longitude: -81.6359     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brenton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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