This is a list of newspapers in Florida.

Daily and weekly newspapers (currently published)

Title Locale Year est. Publisher/parent company Notes
Alachua County Today Alachua County 2000
Apopka Chief & Planter Apopka
Apopka Voice, The Apopka 2015
Arcadia Sun Arcadia Sun Coast Media Group
Bradenton Herald Bradenton 1922 McClatchy Company[1]
Bradenton Times Bradenton 2008
Brevard Business News Melbourne
Business Observer Sarasota Observer Media Group[2]
Citrus County Chronicle Citrus County
Charlotte Sun Charlotte County Adams Publishing Group,[3] Sun Coast Media Group
Clewiston News Clewiston
Coral Gables Gazette Coral Gables
Creative Loafing Tampa Tampa Euclid Media Group[4] Alternative weekly tabloid; no current relation to Creative Loafing Atlanta
Daily Commercial Leesburg Gannett Company
Daytona Beach News-Journal Daytona Beach Gannett Company
East County Observer Bradenton Observer Media Group[2]
El Nuevo Herald Miami 1987[5] McClatchy Company[1]
El Sentinel[6] Orlando Tronc, Inc.[7]
El Sentinel del Sur de la Florida Fort Lauderdale Tronc, Inc.[7]
Englewood Sun Englewood Adams Publishing Group,[3] Sun Coast Media Group
Jacksonville Daily Record Jacksonville 1912 Observer Media Group[2]
Florida Observer West Palm Beach 2016 WPB Media Group Florida's digital newspaper, also known as FL Daily Post
Florida Keys Keynoter Marathon McClatchy Company
Florida Sentinel Bulletin Tampa
Florida Star Jacksonville 1951 Issues for 1956-1968, 2005-2019 available in the Florida Digital Newspaper Library
Florida Times-Union[8] Jacksonville[6] 1864 Gannett Company Began as Florida Union
Florida Today Melbourne Gannett Company[9]
Floridian Newspaper Miami 1927 Began as Jewish Floridian in 1927; became Floridian Newspaper in 1990[10][11]
Folio Weekly Jacksonville
Fort Myers Beach Observer[6] Fort Myers Ogden Newspapers Inc.[12]
Gainesville Sun Gainesville 1876 Gannett Company Began as Gainesville Times, renamed Gainesville Sun in 1879
Hernando Sun Brooksville 2015
Highlands Today Sebring
Holley by the Sea News Navarre (Holley by the Sea neighborhood) 2011 Sandpaper Publishing Produced as a neighborhood specific newspaper, alongside the community-wide Navarre Press and also neighborhood specific Navarre Beach News.
Integrate News Miami
Jackson County Times Marianna
Jacksonville Business Journal[6] Jacksonville
Jacksonville Daily Record[6] Jacksonville
Jacksonville Free Press Jacksonville
Jasper News[6] Jasper Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc.[13]
Jax Air News Jacksonville 19?? Issues for 1943-1975, 2005-2018 available in the Florida Digital Newspaper Library
Key West Citizen Key West 1879 Adams Publishing Group[3] Scattered issues for 1908-1929, 1932-1949 available in the Florida Digital Newspaper Library
Knowhere Treasure Coast St. Lucie County/Martin County/Indian River County 2019
La Gaceta Tampa
Lakeland Gazette Lakeland 2019 Cloud 9 Entertainment Inc
Lake City Reporter Lake City
Le Courrier de Floride Miami
Le Soleil de la Floride Hollywood 1983 Griffon Graphics Catering to French-speaking visitors and residents of South Florida
Ledger Lakeland GateHouse Media[14]
Lehigh Acres Gazette Lehigh Acres 2011 Cloud 9 Entertainment Inc
Lehigh Acres Citizen[6] Ogden Newspapers Inc.[12]
Longboat Observer Longboat Observer Media Group[2]
Lush For Life Tampa
Madison County Carrier Madison 1964 Greene Publishing, Inc.
Madison Enterprise-Recorder Madison 1854 Greene Publishing, Inc
Mayo Free Press[6] Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc.[13]
Miami Herald[15] Miami McClatchy Company[1]
Miami New Times[6] Miami
Miami Today[6] Miami
Naples Daily News Naples Gannett Company[9]
Navarre Beach News Navarre (Navarre Beach neighborhood) Sandpaper Publishing Neighborhood specific newspaper co-produced with the Navarre Press and Holley by the Sea News
Navarre Press Navarre 2001 Sandpaper Publishing Community-wide paper, co-produced with the neighborhood specific newspapers, Holley by the Sea News and Navarre Beach News.
New Times Broward-Palm Beach Fort Lauderdale
News Chief Winter Haven Gannett Company
News Herald Panama City Gannett Company
News-Press Fort Myers Gannett Company[9]
News-Sun Sebring
Northwest Florida Daily News Fort Walton Beach GateHouse Media[14]
Orlando Business Journal[6] Orlando
Orlando Sentinel[6] Orlando[15] 1876 Tronc, Inc.[7]
Orlando Times[6] Orlando
Orlando Weekly Orlando 1990[16] Euclid Media Group[17] Alternative weekly tabloid
Ormond Beach Observer Ormond Beach Observer Media Group[2]
Osceola News–Gazette Kissimmee
Palatka Daily News Palatka
Palm Beach Daily News Palm Beach Cox Enterprises[18]
Palm Beach Post West Palm Beach Cox Enterprises[18]
Palm Coast Observer Palm Coast Observer Media Group[2]
Pelican Press Sarasota
Pensacola News Journal Pensacola 1889 Gannett Company[9]
Plant City Times & Observer Plant City Observer Media Group[2]
Polk County Democrat Bartow
Pompano Post Pompano
Press Journal Vero Beach Gannett Company[9]
St. Augustine Record St. Augustine 1894 Gannett Company
St. Lucie News Tribune Port St. Lucie/St. Lucie County Gannett Company[9]
Sarasota Herald-Tribune Sarasota Gannett Company
Sarasota Observer Sarasota 2004 Observer Media Group[2]
South Florida Sun-Times - Hollywood
South Santa Rosa News Navarre 2015
Siesta Key Observer Sarasota 1971 Observer Media Group[2] formerly known as Pelican Press
Space Coast Daily Brevard County
Star-Banner Ocala Gannett Company
Stuart News Stuart/Martin County Gannett Company[9]
Sun-Sentinel[6] Fort Lauderdale[15] Tronc, Inc.[7]
Suwannee Democrat[6] Live Oak Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc.[13]
Tallahassee Democrat Tallahassee Gannett Company[9]
Tampa Bay Times[6] St. Petersburg 1884 Times Publishing Company Titled St. Petersburg Times through 2011[15]
tbt* Tampa Times Publishing Company Weekly tabloid produced by Tampa Bay Times
Venice Gondolier Sun Venice Adams Publishing Group,[3] Sun Coast Media Group
The Villages Daily Sun The Villages
Voz de la Calle Hialeah
West Orange Times Winter Garden
West Volusia Beacon[1] DeLand 1992
Windermere Sun[2] Windermere/Orange County/Local & National & International News 2014
Yulee Bugle Yulee 2017 Curtiss Quarrier
Your World Report Green Cove Springs
Zephyrhills News Zephyrhills

Student newspapers


Title Locale Year est. Year ceased Notes
Boca Raton News Boca Raton 1955 2009
Clearwater Sun[19] Clearwater 1914 1989[20]
Colored Citizen Pensacola 1914[21]
The Community Press[22] East Dunbar, Fort Myers 2015 2023
Evening Independent St. Petersburg 1906 1986 Merged with the St. Petersburg Times
Florida Jewish News
Floridian Pensacola 1821[23]
Floridian[24] Tallahassee 1828[10]
Jacksonville Journal Jacksonville 1887 1988[25] Merged with the Florida Times-Union
Miami News 1988[25]
Miami SunPost Miami 1985 2014
Pasco News
Sarasota Journal 1982
Sarasota Times Sarasota
La Semana Orlando 1981[16][26]
Sol de Hialeah Hialeah [5] 1969 [6] Ceased? Spanish-language
South Florida Blade
Tampa Times Tampa 1982[20] Merged with the Tampa Tribune
Tampa Tribune[15] Tampa 2016[20] Merged with the Tampa Bay Times
Tropical Sun
Winter Park Advocate

See also


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  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i "About Us". Sarasota, Florida. Retrieved December 19, 2017.
  3. ^ a b c d "About Adams Publishing Group". Retrieved February 8, 2020.
  4. ^ Tampa Bay Times, Edgy Tampa alternative weekly Creative Loafing sold to Cleveland publisher, Tampa, Florida, retrieved August 5, 2018
  5. ^ Sonia Benson, ed. (2003). Hispanic American Almanac (3rd ed.). Gale. OCLC 228663838.
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p "Member Directory". Florida Press Association. Retrieved March 15, 2017.
  7. ^ a b c d Tronc, Inc., 2016 Annual Report, Chicago, Illinois, archived from the original on 2017-10-27, retrieved 2017-03-26
  8. ^ "Southern Press". The South in the Building of the Nation. Vol. 7. Richmond, VA: Southern Historical Publication Society. 1909. pp. 402–436. hdl:2027/yale.39002004114386. Date of establishment of leading Southern newspapers
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h Gannett Co., Inc., Our Brands: Florida, McLean, Virginia, retrieved March 27, 2017
  10. ^ a b "US Newspaper Directory: Florida". Chronicling America. Washington DC: Library of Congress. Retrieved March 19, 2017.
  11. ^ "Jewish Periodicals Appearing in the United States", American Jewish Year Book, 46: 473–481, 1945, JSTOR 23602542, Florida
  12. ^ a b Ogden Newspapers Inc., Locations: Florida, Wheeling, West Virginia, retrieved March 27, 2017
  13. ^ a b c Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc., Locations: Florida, Montgomery, Alabama, retrieved March 27, 2017
  14. ^ a b GateHouse Media, LLC, Our Markets: Florida, Pittsford, New York, retrieved March 26, 2017
  15. ^ a b c d e "U.S. Daily Newspapers, 2012". World Almanac and Book of Facts 2014. USA: World Almanac Books. ISSN 0084-1382. via Google Books
  16. ^ a b Ulrichsweb. Retrieved May 5, 2017
  17. ^ "Euclid Media Group". Cleveland, Ohio. Retrieved May 5, 2017.
  18. ^ a b Cox Media Group. "Media Brands and Markets". Atlanta: Cox Enterprises. Retrieved March 26, 2017.
  19. ^ "About The Clearwater Sun". Chronicling America. Library of Congress. Retrieved 25 January 2014.
  20. ^ a b c "Abrupt End to The Tampa Tribune After a Blow Delivered by Its Rival", New York Times, May 20, 2016
  21. ^ "Colored Citizen (Pensacola, Florida)". Pensacola. Retrieved March 26, 2017 – via University of West Florida Digital Library.
  22. ^ Miller, Kellie (2023-01-03). "'The Community Press' founder ending newspaper to start a new chapter". WINK NEWS. Retrieved 2023-01-03.
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  24. ^ North 1884.
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  27. ^ School of Journalism & Graphic Communication. "About Us". Florida Agriculture And Mechanical University. Retrieved March 24, 2017.