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Introduction ...

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

Our newspaper information for Van 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 Van. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Van. Our list contains 10 papers that were published within 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> of Van.

Newspapers Neighboring Van ...

The following newspapers were published within 11 miles [17.7 km] of Van.

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

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  • Madison - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest
  • Whitesville - 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east
  • Danville - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest
  • Peytona - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north

Published In Madison [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest of Van)

  Coal Valley News  

Years of publication: 1925 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9395264

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Coal Valley News

Holdings for: LCCN SN83007395

 
  The Boone Democrat  

Years of publication: 1891 to 1913

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12688992

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Boone Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059545

 
  The Boone Frontier  

Years of publication: 1970 to 1976

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685839

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Boone Frontier

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059546

 
  The Coal River Republican  

Years of publication: 1905 to 1922

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685855

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Coal River Republican

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059547

 
  The Madison Recorder  

Years of publication: 1922 to 1942

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685846

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Madison Recorder

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059548


Published In Whitesville [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Van)

 
  The Whitesville News  

Years of publication: 1946 to 1951

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685882

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Whitesville News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059552

 
  The Whitesville State-News  

Years of publication: 1951 to 1961

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685890

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Whitesville State-News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059553


Published In Danville [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest of Van)

 
  Coal River Press  

Published in 1922

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685865

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Coal River Press

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059550

 
  Danville Progress  

Years of publication: 1911 to 1922

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685860

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Danville Progress

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059549


Published In Peytona [Boone County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north of Van)

 
  The Peytona Herald  

The first year of publication was in 1892, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12685877

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Peytona Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN85059551

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The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/


Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Van. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Van

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Van. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9719, Longitude: -81.7064     [Map].

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