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Introduction ...

Below are 9 newspapers that have been published within 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> of Rockridge. The list has been sorted by paper name.

  Big Creek Home News  

Published in War [McDowell County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1978 to 1981

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13048156

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Catalog Card for the Big Creek Home News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092089

  McDowell Recorder  

Published in Welch [McDowell County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1890 to 1943

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032827

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Catalog Card for the McDowell Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092048

  Sandy Valley News  

Published in Grundy (VA) [Buchanan County (VA)]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1902 to 1928

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32293262

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Catalog Card for the Sandy Valley News

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079125

  The Industrial News  

Published in Iaeger [McDowell County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1923 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13223043

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Catalog Card for The Industrial News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092047

 
  The McDowell Republican  

Published in Welch [McDowell County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1912 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13032821

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Catalog Card for The McDowell Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092049

 
  The Star  

Published in Grundy (VA) [Buchanan County (VA)]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 194? to 1948

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 124095246

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Catalog Card for The Star

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060594

 
  The Virginia Mountaineer  

Published in Grundy (VA) [Buchanan County (VA)]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1922 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 32864278

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Virginia Mountaineer

Holdings for: LCCN SN95079224

 
  The Welch Daily News  

Published in Welch [McDowell County]    [Map]  

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

  Virginia Mountaineer  

Published in Grundy (VA) [Buchanan County (VA)]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1948 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 124095445

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Virginia Mountaineer

Holdings for: LCCN SN2007060508

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rockridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3768, Longitude: -81.8268     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rockridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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