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Below are 13 newspapers that have been published within 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> of Switchback. The list has been sorted by paper name.

  Bluefield Daily Telegraph  

Published in Bluefield [Mercer County]    [Map]  

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  

Published in Bluefield [Mercer County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1906 to 1911

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041608

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Catalog Card for the Bluefield Evening Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092066

 
  Bluefield Sunset News The Times-Leader  

Published in Bluefield [Mercer County]    [Map]  

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

  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

 
  Mountain Mirror  

Published in Bluefield [Mercer County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1953

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041621

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Catalog Card for the Mountain Mirror

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092067

  Sunset News-Observer  

Published in Bluefield [Mercer County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1957 to 1972

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041651

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Catalog Card for the Sunset News-Observer

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092069

  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 McDowell Times  

Published in Keystone [McDowell County]    [Map]  

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

 
  The Mercer Recorder  

Published in Matoaka [Mercer County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1921 to 1934

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13041673

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Catalog Card for The Mercer Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092070

 
  The Mullens Advocate  

Published in Mullens [Wyoming County]    [Map]  

Years of publication: 1913 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13805394

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Catalog Card for The Mullens Advocate

Holdings for: LCCN SN86092488

 
  The Sunday Telegraph  

Published in Bluefield [Mercer County]    [Map]  

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

 
  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

 
  Twin City Advance And Mercer Recorder  

Published in Bluefield [Mercer County]    [Map]  

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

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Switchback. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3712, Longitude: -81.3857     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Switchback have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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