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Newspapers

Hundreds of newspapers from communities, both large and small, in Alberta are stored on microfilm in the Reading Room.

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Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Acme News 1910-1914  
Sentinel 1914-1970 Incomplete
Telegram-Tribune 1914  
Valley News 1954-1955  
Airdrie Airdrie and District Echo 1976-1982  
News 1908-1909  
Alliance Enterprise 1939-1982  
Times 1916-1939  
Athabasca Advance 1956-1957  
Call 1976-1977  
Echo 1928-1981  
Herald 1916-1921  
Northern News 1909-1915  
Times 1913-1914  
Athabasca Landing Northern Light 1908  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Banff Crag and Canyon 1900-1983  
News 1930  
Rocky Mountain Courier 1915-1920, 1928 Incomplete
Barrhead Leader 1932-1976  
News 1928-1931  
Star 1974-1975  
Blairmore Enterprise 1929-1945  
Enterprise and Graphic 1946-1947  
Graphic 1948  
The Pass Herald 1978-1984  
The Pass Promoter 1978-1984  
Bonnyville Tribune 1947-1968  
Brooks Banner 1910-1912  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Calgary Alberta Farmer and Calgary Weekly Herald 1919-1932  
Alberta Non-Partisan 1917-1919  
Albertan 1910-1974 Incomplete
Bond of Brotherhood 1903-1904 PR1974.286/MI
Canadian 1918  
Eye Opener 1902-1967  
Herald 1888-1998 Incomplete
Nutcracker 1916-1917  
Optimist 1909-1910  
Rebel 1937-1938  
Searchlight 1919-1920 PR1974.286/MI
Tribune 1885-1903  
United Farmer 1922-1935  
Weekly Herald 1883-1901 Incomplete
Western Independent 1919-1920  
Westerner 1923-1928  
Camrose Canadian 1908-1991
Cardston Alberta Star 1907-1911
Globe 1911-1921  
News 1959-1966  
Record 1898-1899  
Review 1921-1922  
Temple City Tribune 1964-1965  
Unlimited 1967-1974  
Westwind News 1975-1979  
Carstairs Journal 1906, 1908, 1922 Incomplete
News 1924, 1926 Incomplete
Coleman Bulletin 1913-1918 Incomplete
Journal 1925-1972  
Miner 1908-1911  
Review 1972-1981  
Consort Enterprise 1912-1982  
Cowley Chronicle and Lundbreck Advertiser 1909-1910  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Delburne Times 1912-1967  
Drayton Valley Tribune 1954-1958  
Western Review 1972-1985  
Drumheller Mail 1918-1971  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Edmonton Alberta Farm Journal and Edmonton Journal Weekly 1925-1932  
Alberta Herold 1905-1915 In German
Alberta Illustrated News 1913  
Bulletin 1880-1951 Incomplete
Capital 1910-1914  
Courier de L'Ouest 1907-1919 In French
Franco Albertain 1967-1989 In French
Free Press 1919-1920  
Journal 1903-1979, 1984-1991  
Journal Farm Weekly 1924-1925  
La Survivance 1928-1967 In French
Le Progres Albertain 1914-1915 In French
L'Ouest Canadien 1898-1900 Incomplete, In French
Mirror 1912  
News 1913, 1958-1959  
Official Gazette 1914  
People's Weekly 1937-1943  
Saturday Mirror 1912-1913  
Saturday News 1905-1912 Incomplete
Soviet 1919 PR1974.286/MI
Spotlight 1949-1954  
Star 1971-1974  
Star and Alberta Farm Life 1969-1971  
Statesman 1917-1919  
Sun 1949-1977  
Suburban Times 1958-1964  
Weekly Town Topics 1917  
Western Catholic Reporter 1921-1979  
Western Weekly 1915  
Edson Critic 1913 Incomplete
District Call 1921-1922  
Enterprise 1920 Incomplete
Herald 1917 Incomplete
Leader 1911-1913, 1954-1983 Incomplete
News 1918 Incomplete
Western Signal 1946-1960  
Western Star 1913 Incomplete
Edson-Jasper Signal 1928-1943 Incomplete
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Fairview Northern Review 1929-1933  
Post 1940-1982  
Fort MacLeod Advertiser 1909-1913  
Advocate and Southern Alberta Advertiser 1907-1909  
Buzzer 1911-1912  
Gazette 1882-1907, 1931-1981  
News 1916-1920  
Spectator 1912-1916  
Times 1920-1930  
Weekly Chronicle 1908-1909  
Fort McMurray Today 1974-1992  
Fort Saskatchewan Chronicle 1910-1911  
Conservator 1913-1920  
Record 1922-1984  
Recorder 1911-1912  
Reporter 1903-1909  
Star 1974-1977  
Frank Paper 1907-1909 Incomplete
Vindicator 1910-1913  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Grande Prairie Booster 1976-1981  
Frontier Signal 1914-1916  
Herald-Tribune 1941-1992  
Northern Tribune 1932-1939  
This Week 1981-1983  
Grimshaw Mile Zero News 1979-1983  
Northerner 1962  
Spotlight 1956-1960  
Voyager 1952-1953  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Hanna Herald and East Central Alberta News 1912-1981  
High River Times 1905-1984, 1989-1990  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Innisfail Free Lance 1902-1907  
Province 1906-1924 Incomplete
Irma Times 1917-1925, 1928-1969  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Jasper Booster 1965-1988  
Gateway 1966-1969  
Signal 1927-1928 See also Edson
Totem 1963-1967  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Lacombe Advertiser 1907-1909  
Globe 1943-1986  
Guardian 1913-1916  
Western Globe 1907-1938 Incomplete
Leduc Representative 1907-1978  
Lethbridge Herald 1905-1992  
News 1885-1912 Incomplete
Telegram 1914-1919  
Lloydminster Times 1907-1942 Incomplete
Lundbreck see Cowley    
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Medicine Hat Call 1913  
Morning Times 1911, 1913-1916  
News 1894-1992 Incomplete
Times 1889-1894  
Monitor News 1916-1922  
Morinville Le Progres 1909-1913 In French
Le Progres Albertain 1913-1914 In French
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Nanton News 1903-1988 Incomplete
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Okotoks Review 1905  
Times and Western Star 1903  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Peace River Northern Gazette 1932-1939  
Pilot 1910  
Record 1914-1943  
Record-Gazette 1943-1983  
Standard 1917-1922  
Pembina News Advertiser 1956-1965 Incomplete
Pincher Creek Echo 1906-1984  
Rocky Mountain Echo 1903-1906 Incomplete
Ponoka County News 1955-1976 Incomplete
Herald 1900-1984  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Q      
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Red Deer Advocate 1904-1992  
News 1906-1926  
Redcliff Review 1910-1940  
Rocky Mountain House Capital 1918  
Echo 1911-1912  
Gazette 1921-1923  
Guide 1913-1917  
Mountaineer 1914-1970  
Ryley see Tofield    
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Sedgewick Community Press 1930-1982  
Sentinel 1908-1929  
Sherwood Park Herald 1963-1968  
News 1977-1980  
Star 1974-1977  
St. Albert Gazette 1949-1953, 1961-1986  
Star 1912-1914 Bilingual
St. Paul Canadian 1934-1935  
Journal 1925-1983 Bilingual
Star 1920-1922 Bilingual
The Independent Reformer 1945  
Stettler Actioneer 1977-1981  
Independent 1906-1981  
Stony Plain Advertiser 1909-1913  
Mirror 1915-1916  
Reporter 1945-1971  
Sun 1921-1938, 1963-1967  
Strathcona Alberta Plaindealer 1896-1899  
Chronicle 1908-1909  
Evening Chronicle 1907-1908  
Plaindealer 1907-1912  
South Edmonton News 1894-1896  
Strathmore Standard 1909-1944, 1946-1948  
Sylvan Lake News 1936-1953  
World 1922-1926  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Taber Times 1911-1983  
Tofield Advertiser 1917-1918  
Mercury 1918-1946, 1967-1985  
Mercury & Ryley Times 1946-1967  
Standard 1907-1917  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Vegreville Mirror 1961-1965  
News Advertiser 1966-1983  
Observer 1906-1983  
Vermillion Signal 1906-1908 Incomplete
Viking News 1913-1979  
Weekly Review 1978-1983  
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Wetaskiwin Free Press 1924-1945  
Times 1901-1927, 1963-1986 Incomplete
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Community Newspaper Dates Comments
Youngstown Plaindealer 1913-1936  

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