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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Sturgisson 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 Sturgisson. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Sturgisson. Our list contains 49 papers that were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> of Sturgisson.

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 Sturgisson.  

Newspapers Neighboring Sturgisson ...

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

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

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Published In Morgantown [Monongalia County]    [Map]  

(About 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest of Sturgisson)

We know of 42 newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Morgantown. The list of those papers is too long to repeat here, but can be found on the Local Newspaper Page for Morgantown.

We have an extended list that contains all the papers within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Sturgisson. This extended list includes all the papers from Morgantown. The list is sorted by the paper's name. This merged list can be found on the Extended Newspaper Page for Sturgisson.  

Published In Westover [Monongalia County]    [Map]  

(About 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest of Sturgisson)

  Westover Observer  

Years of publication: 1952 to 1962

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13109344

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Westover Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092193


Published In Gladesville [Preston County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south of Sturgisson)

 
  The Gladesville Gleaner  

Published in 1900

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181817

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Gladesville Gleaner

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092242


Published In Point Marion (PA) [Fayette County (PA)]    [Map]  

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

 
  Point Marion News  

Years of publication: 1928 to 198?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 15810279

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Point Marion News

Holdings for: LCCN SN87080310


Published In Kingwood [Preston County]    [Map]  

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

 
  Preston County Herald  

Years of publication: 1870 to 1877

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10694390

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Preston County Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN84026841

 
  Preston County Journal  

Years of publication: 1866 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10694380

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Preston County Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN84026842

 
  The New Era  

Years of publication: 1888 to 189?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181832

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The New Era

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092244

 
  The Preston Leader  

Years of publication: 1903 to 1913

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13181886

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Preston Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092246

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

The official website for Monongalia County: www.co.monongalia.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 'point-to-point' distance starting in Sturgisson. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sturgisson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sturgisson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5837, Longitude: -79.8681     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sturgisson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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