Missouri Newspapers

Park Hills Daily Journal

The Daily Journal is a newspaper in Park Hills, Missouri, United States. It covers local news in the counties of St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, Reynolds, Jefferson, Madison, Iron and Washington. The newspaper produces several weekly sections, including Community, Entertainment, Comics, and Sports.

Springfield News-Leader

The Springfield News-Leader is the most read newspaper in the city of Springfield, Missouri and covers the Ozarks. The News-Leader has a daily circulation of 35,531 and a Sunday circulation of 62,083 as of March 2012. The Springfield Leader began circulation in 1867 and merged with the Springfield Daily News in 1933 to become the Springfield Leader & Press, an afternoon paper. The morning paper was the News & Leader. The newspapers moved to their present site on Boonville Avenue in 1933. That same year, a new press, capable of printing 36,000 sixty-four page papers per hour, was installed. The newspaper was purchased by Gannett in 1977. Morning and afternoon editions were consolidated to become the Springfield News-Leader in 1987. The News-Leader features Local News, National and World news, Business, Voices, Life, and Sports in the daily sections and an additional Business and Technology, Home, Classified, Comics, and Career builder for the Sunday Sections.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is the major city-wide newspaper in Louis, Missouri. Even though the paper is written to serve Greater St. Louis, the Post-Dispatch is one of the biggest newspapers in the Midwestern United States, and is offered and read as far west as Kansas City, Missouri, as far south as Memphis, Tennessee, and as far north as Springfield, Illinois. It is the only remaining printed daily newspaper in St. Louis. The paper started when Joseph Pulitzer purchased the St. Louis Westliche Post, a German-American newspaper where he had worked, and the St. Louis Dispatch, and merged the two papers to be known as the St. Louis Post and Dispatch, which was shortened to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch in 1878. Circulation for the daily paper is 191,631 for the year ending September 30, 2011. The Sunday paper is was at an average of 332,825.