Franklin County, Washington Newspapers
Below is a sortable list of historical Franklin County, Washington Newspapers, compiled November, 2013. It provides: 1) links to online copies before 1950's; and libraries where hard copies can be found
The newspapers are listed by the area they served, so some may have been published in other counties or even out of state.
|Newspapers have increasingly come online starting in the late 1980's. See OnlineNewspapers.com, RefDesk.com, or do a Google search for Online Newspapers.|
This key is a list of sites used when the list was originally compiled in November, 2013. As you find other early newspapers, please update the key as well as the sortable table.
|CA||Chronicling America||Select State, then County, and click Search. Click on a title, then on "Libraries that have it"|
|GB||Genealogy Bank||Click "List of Titles"|
|NA||Newspaper Archive||($) Slide down and click Browse by location. Under "United States," select "Washington"|
|NP.com||Newspapers.com||Click "See papers by location," click "List" (very small lettering, next to Newspapers Map), type "Washington" in the search box|
|Own||The link is to the newspaper's own site|
|SOS||Washington Secretary of State|
|Town||Title of Newspaper||Years
|Libraries with copies||Online||Remarks|
|Pasco||The Pasco herald||1918-1947||CA|
|Pasco||The Pasco express and Pasco progress||1915-1918||CA|
|Pasco||The Pasco express||1902-1915||CA|
|Pasco||The Pasco news||1949-1950||CA|
|Kahlotus||Franklin County enterprise||19??-current||CA|
|Connell||Franklin County graphic||1954-current||CA|
|Connell||Connell statesman and news-recorder||1903-19??||CA|
|Connell||The Connell globe||19??-19??||CA|
|Pasco||Columbia Basin news||1950-current||CA|
|Pasco Junction||The Pasco headlight||1888-1892||CA|
|Pasco||The Franklin recorder||1897-1897||CA|
|Pasco||The Pasco empire||1949-19??||CA|
|Connell||The Connell news||1947-1954||CA|
|Othello||Othello progress news||1947-1951||CA|
This list was first generated (October 2013) from:
- Chronicling America's "US Newspaper Directory, 1690–present", accessed October 2013.
- Washington Secretary of State, accessed October 2013.
- University of Washington