The Register-Mail
TypeDaily newspaper
PublisherDavid Adams
EditorTom Martin
Foundedc. 1891, as The Galesburg Daily Mail[1]
Headquarters140 South Prairie Street,
Galesburg, Illinois 61401, United States
Circulation10,059 Daily
10,532 Sunday (as of 2012)[2]
OCLC number10127198

The Register-Mail is an American daily newspaper published in Galesburg, Illinois. The paper was owned by the Pritchard family from 1896 to 1989, when it was sold to the Journal Star.[3] Copley Press bought both papers for $174.5 million.[4] In 2007, GateHouse Media bought Copley's Illinois and Ohio papers.[5]

In addition to the daily newspaper, GateHouse also publishes Knox County Neighbors, a weekly newspaper serving Knox County and the Galesburg area, and the Daily Review Atlas in neighboring Warren County.

See also

Omer N. Custer


  1. ^ "About The Galesburg Daily Mail". Chronicling America. Library of Congress. Retrieved June 6, 2012.
  2. ^ "FAS-FAX Report: Circulation Averages for the Six Months Ended March 31, 2012". Arlington Heights, Ill.: Audit Bureau of Circulations. Retrieved May 21, 2012.
  3. ^ "THE MEDIA BUSINESS; Thomason Has Trouble Buying an Illinois Paper (Published 1989)". The New York Times. Archived from the original on 2017-12-19.
  4. ^ Peoria Journal Star To Join Copley Chain
  5. ^ GateHouse buys The Register-Mail