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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Sand Fork 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 Sand Fork. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Sand Fork. Our list contains 10 papers that were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of Sand Fork.

Newspapers Neighboring Sand Fork ...

The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km] of Sand Fork.

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

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  • Clay - 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west
  • Widen - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east
  • Summersville - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast
  • Clendenin - 18 miles [29 km] to the west
  • Gassaway - 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast

Published In Clay [Clay County]    [Map]  

(About 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west of Sand Fork)

  Clay County Free Press  

Years of publication: 1905 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768375

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Clay County Free Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059604

 
  The Clay Messenger  

Years of publication: 1883 to 1983

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768379

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Clay Messenger

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059605

 
  The Elk Examiner  

Years of publication: 1983 to 1984

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768392

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Elk Examiner

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059606


Published In Widen [Clay County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east of Sand Fork)

 
  The Widen News  

Years of publication: 1920 to 195?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12768546

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Widen News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059607


Published In Summersville [Nicholas County]    [Map]  

(About 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Sand Fork)

 
  The Nicholas County Local  

Years of publication: 1876 to 187?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13148734

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Nicholas County Local

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092222


Published In Clendenin [Kanawha County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the west of Sand Fork)

 
  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 Gassaway [Braxton County]    [Map]  

(About 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Sand Fork)

 
  The Gassaway Era  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688832

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gassaway Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059567

 
  The Gassaway Review  

Published in 1917

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688882

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gassaway Review

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059568

 
  The Gassaway Times  

Years of publication: 1909 to 1916

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688858

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gassaway Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059569

 
  The News Record  

Years of publication: 1943 to 1945

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688887

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The News Record

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059570

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sand Fork. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4673, Longitude: -81.0059     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sand Fork have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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