Searching Free and Paid News Sources for articles of interest regarding adoption issues

Places with extensive free archives
Updated with new free sources

Google News
CA - Channel 23
FL - Florida Times Union (Jacksonville)
FL - St Petersburg Times
IN - Shelbyville Journal
NY - New York Times
OH - Dayton Daily News
OH - Morning Journal
PA - Pittsburgh Post Gazette
TX - Houston Chronicle
UT - Deseret News
WA - Seattle times

Pay sources

NewsBank - US wide and beyond  provides free snippets of articles. While many articles on Newsbank turn up on a google search, not all do, so I think it is wise to search directly on Newsbank. Newsbank source list

Newspaper Archive - provides images of newspaper pages. The search, since it is based on images, does not work well unless you strictly limit the dates and paper you wish to search Newspaper Archive source list

CA -  LATimes (not on newsbank)
CT - Hartford Courant (7/91  to present is on Newsbank)
GA - Atlanta Journal Constitution (1985 to present is on Newsbank)
IL - Chicago Tribune (not on newsbank)
MA - Boston Globe (1980 to present is on Newsbank)
NY - New York Times - some archives are free, some are for a fee (not on newsbank)
DC - Washington Post (1977 to present is on Newsbank)

Obituaries - names come up, text of obit requires a fee
Christian Sciene Monitor  (1987 to present is on Newsbank)


Also free

The following two news papers I have found out also have free archives

OH - Dayton Daily News
OH - Morning Journal


Another one
IN - Shelbyville Journal


This site has 2006 and 2007 archives of Samay Weekly and more

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