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Pittsburgh Daily Newspapers

  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    This is the online version of Pittsburgh's major daily newspaper. It includes city guide and happenings, local, regional and national news. Searchable for current and recent issues.
  • Newslibrary at NewsBank
    You can access the NewsBank News Library and search the back issues of many daily newspapers in larger US cities, including the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Searching NewsLibrary is free, but you must pay to view the full text of the articles. A single article was $2.95 in June, 2010.
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
    A second daily newspaper in Pittsburgh

Other Daily Newspapers
in Southwestern Pennsylvania


Weekly Newspapers in the Pittsburgh Region

  • The Almanac
    The South Hills weekly newspaper from McMurray.
  • Greene County Messenger
    Located in Waynesburg in the southwestern corner of Pennsylvania.
  • Jewish Chronicle of Pittsburgh
    A weekly independent newspaper serving the Jewish community of southwestern Pennsylvania with 8,000 print subscribers.
    • Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project
      The Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project at Carnegie Mellon University features The Jewish Criterion (1895-1962). Two other Jewish newspapers, The American Jewish Outlook (1934-1962), and The Jewish Chronicle (1962-Present) will be added to the PJN database.
  • La Jornada Latina
    Pittsburgh's first Spanish-language newspaper.
  • New Pittsburgh Courier Online
    Online version of the New Pittsburgh Courier offering timely news, commentary, sports, entertainment and other information of interest to the African American Community. The New Pittsburgh Courier, founded in 1910, is one of the oldest and most prestigious Black newspapers in the United States. Today the New Pittsburgh Courier continues to serve as a vehicle for Black expression, now publishing Award-Winning local editions weekly on Wednesday.
    • New Pittsburgh Courier Archives Search
      The New Pittsburgh Courier Online archive includes articles from 1/1/1955 - 12/28/2002. You may search the database and view a summary of the document for free. Different pricing options are available for printing or saving the entire document.
  • Northside Chronicle
    A monthly newspaper with hyper local news about the Northside of Pittsburgh.
  • Pittsburgh Business Times
    This is the online version of Pittsburgh's business weekly, now with a "daily edition" offering business briefs for southwestern Pennsylvania. It also offers national news from MSNBC, Small Business Resources, and links to similar regional business weeklies for other US cities.
  • Pittsburgh Catholic
    The Pittsburgh Catholic is the official weekly newspaper of the Diocese of Pittsburgh.
    • Duquesne University Digital Archive
      Duquesne University is converting its microfilm collection of The Pittsburgh Catholic to digital. Currently, the first 10 years covering from March 16, 1844 through 1864 are available by browsing or searching the full-text.
  • Pittsburgh City Paper
    free entertainment and news weekly. Now includes an archive of previous articles.
  • South Pittsburgh Reporter
    A free weekly serving the South Pittsburgh Neighborhoods of Allentown, Arlington, Beltzhoover, Bon Air, Carrick, Knoxville, Mt. Oliver, Mt. Washington, and South Side.
  • Trib Total Media: Pittsburgh Neighborhoods
    Formerly Gateway Newspapers. Weekly newspapers from surrounding communities. If your town doesn't appear below, click above to see which paper covers your community.

Monthly Newspapers in the Pittsburgh Region

  • Union-Finley Messenger / Mon Valley Messenger
    The Union-Finley Messenger and Mon Valley Messenger newspapers are published by Haniford Enterprises, LLC. They are published on a monthly basis, and are FREE to the community. The editorials help to keep local residents informed about what’s happening in their community, and to provide local businesses an affordable and effective means to advertise their products and services to potential customers in their primary marketing area.

Pittsburgh College Newspapers

  • Carlow Chronicle
    Student newspaper of Carlow University.
  • Chatham News
    Official news from Chatham University.
  • The Duquesne Duke
    student online newspaper of Duquesne University
  • Duquesne University Times
    The Duquesne University Times is a bi-weekly publication for Faculty and Staff from the Office of Public Affairs.
  • The Globe
    Point Park University's student-run weekly newspaper.
  • La Roche Courier
    La Roche College student newspaper.
  • Pitt News
    An independent student-written and student-managed newspaper since 1910 for the Oakland campus of the University of Pittsburgh; published Monday-Friday during the school year, weekly in summer.
  • The Sentry
    Robert Morris University student newspaper.
  • The Tartan
    Carnegie Mellon University's student newspaper since 1906
  • University of Pittsburgh University Times
    The University Times is published bi-weekly on Thursdays by the University of Pittsburgh and provides information for faculty and staff.



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Last updated January 22, 2014