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Historical Nebraska Newspapers

Websites Selected by Librarians

  • Ainsworth: Ainsworth Star Journal, Brown County Democrat, Johnstown Enterprise, Ainsworth Star, Star Journal, Ainsworth Herald
  • Albion: Albion Argus, Albion News, Albion Semi Weekly News, Albion Weekly News, Boone County News
  • Arapahoe: Arapahoe Pioneer, Arapahoe Public Mirror, Arapahoe Weekly Pioneer, Edison Echo, Edison News, Edison Record, Herald, Holbrook Herald, Holbrook Observer, Public Mirror
  • Central City: Central City Courier, Lone Tree Courier, Merrick County Item
  • Chronicling America: Nebraska Newspapers Includes 29 newspapers from: Alliance, Bellevue, Broken Bow, Brownville, Columbus, Dakota City, Falls City, Lincoln, McCook, Nemaha City, Norfolk, North Platte, Omaha, Red Cloud, Valentine, Wood River
  • Dixon County: Dakota County Enterprise, Emerson Cresent, Emerson Echo, Emerson Enterprise, Emerson Era, Emerson Times, Emerson Tri County Press, Emerson Weekly Times, Newcastle Times, The Allen News, The Dixon Journal, The Newcastle News
  • Kearney: The Kearney Daily Hub
  • Lyons: Alliance Sun, Logan Valley Mirror, Logan Valley Sun, Lyons Mirror, Lyons Mirror Sun, Lyons Sun, Lyons Weekly Sun
  • Nebraska Newspapers (UNL): Includes 40 newspapers from: Alliance, Bellevue, Broken Bow, Brownville, Clarkson, Columbus, Dakota City, Falls City, Lincoln, McCook, Nemaha City, Norfolk, North Platte, Omaha, Plattsmouth, Red Cloud, Valentine, Wahoo, Wilber, Wood River
  • North Bend: Eagle, Mors Bluf Orel, Morse Bluff Eagle, North Bend Argus, North Bend Republican
  • North Loup: North Loup Loyalist, The Loyalist, The North Loup Loyalist
  • Oakland: Craig News, Oakland Independent, Oakland Independent and Republican, Oakland Mail, Oakland Republican, Republican
  • Omaha: University of Nebraska at Omaha's student newspaper the Gateway
  • Omaha: Omaha Daily Republican
  • Omaha: The Excelsior
  • Omaha: The Omaha Republican
  • Omaha: The Omaha Excelsior
  • Ord: The Ord Quiz
  • Polk County: Headlight, Homesteader, Osceola Record, Polk County Democrat, Polk County Farmers Advocate, Polk County Independent, Polk County Republican, Polk Progress, Shelby Sun, Stromsburg News, Stromsburg Republican, Stromsburg Weekly News, Sun
  • Ponca: Dixon County Advocate, Homer Star, Nebraska Journal Leader, Northern Nebraska Journal, Ponca Gazette, Wayne Herald
  • Sargent: Sargent Echo, Sargent Leader, Sargent New Era and the West Union Gazette
  • Seward: Beaver Crossing Bugle, Beaver Crossing Times, Beemer Times, Blue Valley Blade, Blue Valley Record, Deutsche Farmer Zeitung, Deutsches Journal, Echo, Garland Herald, Germantown Gleaner, Independent, Independent Examiner, Milford Nebraskan, Milford Ozone, Milford Review, Milford Times, Milford Times And Continuing The Seward Citizen, Milford Weekly Nebraskan, Nebraska Deutsche Farmer Zeitung, Nebraska Reporter, Nebraska Weekly Reporter, New Era Review, Pleasant Dale Quiz, Pride of Beaver Crossing, Seward Advocate, Seward Blue Valley Blade, Seward Citizen, Seward County Independent, Seward County Tribune, Seward Independent, Seward Independent Democrat, Seward Journal, Seward Semi Weekly Reporter, Seward Weekly Reporter, Staplehurst Sentinel, Tamora Lyre, Tamora Register, Tamora Weekly Register, Utica Sun, Utica Weekly Sun, Weekly Nebraskan, Weekly Review
  • Sidney: Sidney Daily Sun, Sidney News, Sidney Sun Telegraph, Sidney Telegraph, Telegraph, Telegraph News
  • Stanton: Register Stanton, Stanton Register, Stanton Weekly Register, Weekly Stanton Register
  • Wayne: Logan Valley Herald, Nebraska Democrat, Wayne County Democrat, Wayne County Review, Wayne Democrat, Wayne Herald, Wayne Herald Tribune, Wayne Journal, Wayne News, Wayne Republican
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