Newspapers

Newspapers

Copies of Hudson newspapers are available on microfilm from 1827-1853, 1879-2000, 2005-2010. Physical copies are available for recent years. Subject index to major news items in Hudson, Ohio, newspapers and news sources from 1903 to present day. 

Newspaper Holdings

TitlePlace of PublicationPublisherDates of publicationDescriptionFrequencyNotesHLHS OWNSSTARTEND
The Cleveland observer. [volume] : (Cleveland [Ohio]) 1837-1840Cleveland [Ohio]Ansel R. Clark & Co.1837-1840Vol. 11, no. 28 (Sept. 28, 1837)-v. 13, no. 42 [i.e. 44] (Apr. 1, 1840) = whole no. 523-whole no. 643.WeeklySuspended Nov. 1, 1838-Jan. 9, 1839.September 28, 1837-April 1, 1840September 28, 1837April 1, 1840
College City ventureHudson, OhioE.F. Chittenden & Brother1856Weeklyv.1, no.4 (July 29, 1856) [microfiche] v.1, no.1 (unbound)
1899
The Hudson citizen. [volume] : (Hudson, Ohio) 1914-1916Hudson, OhioE.D. Sargent1914-1916Ceased May 4, 1916?; Vol. 1, no. 1 (Apr. 9, 1914)-WeeklyAugust 6, 1914-December 31, 1914; April 9, 1914-July 16, 1914; January 7, 1915-May 4, 19168/6/19145/4/1916
Hudson enterprise. [volume] : (Hudson, Ohio) 1875-1881Hudson, OhioM. H. McDonald1875-1881Began in May 1875; ceased with Nov. 19, 1881 issue.Weekly1879-1881
Hudson enterprise. [volume] : (Hudson, Ohio) 1875-1881Hudson, OhioM.H. McDonald1875-1881Began in May 1875; ceased with Nov. 19, 1881 issue.WeeklyDescription based on: Vol. 1, no. 48 (Apr. 7, 1876).November 1, 1879-November 19, 1881 (no January 1881)November 1, 1879November 19, 1881
Hudson herald (Hudson, Ohio)Hudson, OhioJ.C. Kunzog[1921-1930][Ceased Apr. 9, 1930?]April 14, 1921-November 19, 1927 (some filmed in reverse order); April 25, 1929-April 9, 1930 [microfiche]; v.1 n.1-v.9 n.18 (April 14,1921-March 26,1930) [physical]4/14/19214/9/1930
Hudson hub-times. : (Hudson, Ohio) 1980-currentHudson, OhioRecord Pub. Co.1980-currentVol. 48, no. 36 (Feb. 6, 1980)-Semiweekly Oct. 5, 1988January 7, 1981-20001/7/1981
The Hudson independent. [volume] : (Hudson, Ohio) 1896-1914Hudson, OhioF.E. Goodwin1896-1914TO: v.19, no. 4 (Apr. 3, 1914); Began in 1896weeklyJanuary 22, 1897-April 8, 1914 (1898 missing, 1897, 1899, and 1901 incomplete)January 22, 18974/8/1914
1854
The Hudson times. : (Hudson, Ohio) 1975-1980Hudson, OhioOld Trail Press1975-1980Vol. 45, no.37 (Jan. 29, 1975)-v.48, no.35 (Jan. 30, 1980)WeeklyJuly 30, 1975-December 27, 19797/30/197512/27/1979
North Summit times. : (Hudson, Ohio) 1958-1975Hudson, Ohio[s.n.]1858-1975Vol. 27, no. 7 (Sept. 26, 1958)-v.45, no. 36 (Jan. 23, 1975)WeeklyJanuary 2, 1959-July 23, 19751/2/19597/23/1975
Observer and telegraph. [volume] : (Hudson, Portage County, Ohio) 1830-1833Hudson, Portage County, OhioWarren Isham1830-1833New ser., v.1, no. 1 (Mar. 5, 1830)-new ser., v. 4, no. 30 (Sept. 21, 1833)WeeklyMarch 5, 1830-September 21, 1833March 5, 1830September 21, 1833
The Ohio observer. [volume] : (Hudson [Ohio]) 1840-1855Hudson, OhioCharles Aiken1840-1855Vol. 13, no. 45 (Apr. 16, 1840)-v. 29, no. 43 (June 20, 1855) = whole no. 644-WeeklyIssued with: Register (Hudson, Ohio : 1854), Jan. 11, 1854-Aug. 9, 1854.September 28, 1833-June 20, 1855September 28, 1833June 20, 1855
The Portage County Democrat. [volume] : (Ravenna, Ohio) 1854-1868Ravenna, OhioHall, Herrick & Wadsworth1854-1868New ser., v. 1, no. 1 (Apr. 5, 1854)-new ser., v. 15, no. 38 (Dec. 2, 1868).WeeklyAugust 25, 1858-October 7, 1874 (1859-1860 missing); October 14, 1874-May 3, 1876 August 25, 1858May 3, 1876
The Portage Co. Republican Democrat. [volume] : (Ravenna, Ohio) 1868-1876Ravenna, OhioL.W. Hall & Son1868-1876New ser., v. 15, no. 39 (Dec. 9, 1868)-new ser., v. 23, no. 8 (May 3, 1876) = old ser., v. 40, no. 4-old ser., v. 48, no. 23 = whole no. 767-whole no. 1152.WeeklyMay 10, 1876-August 28, 1878May 10, 1876August 28, 1878
The Ravenna Republican. [volume] : (Ravenna, Portage County, O. [Ohio]) 1883-1928Ravenna, Portage County, O. [Ohio]Republican-Democrat Pub. Ltd.1883-1928Vol. 53, no. 10 (May 2, 1883)-v. 89, no. 153 (Jan. 9, 1925); v. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 12, 1925)-v. 4, no. 46 (Feb. 29, 1928).Daily (except Sat. and Sun.) Jan. 12, 1925-Feb. 29, 1928May 2, 1883-December 31, 1884; December 23, 1891-May 2, 188312/19/1901
Republican Democrat. [volume] : (Ravenna, Ohio) 1876-1883Ravenna, OhioL.W. Hall & Son1876-1883New ser, v. 23, no. 10 (May 10, 1876)-new ser., v. 30, no. 9 (Apr. 25, 1883) = old ser., v. 48, no. 25-old ser., v. 53, no. 19 = whole no. 1154-whole no. 1517.WeeklySeptember 4, 1878-November 16, 1881; November 23, 1881-April 25, 1883; January 7, 1885-December 16, 1891September 4, 1878December 16, 1891
The Chagrin Falls exponent. [volume] : (Chagrin Falls, Ohio) 1874-1964Chagrin Falls, Cuyahoga, OhioStranahan & Hohler1874-1964Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 8, 1874)-v. 90. no. 13 (Mar. 27, 1964).Weekly July 3, 1930-Mar. 27, 19641880-18932/22/19053/7/1905
The family visitor. [volume] : (Cleveland, Ohio) 1850-1853Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Hudson, Ohio.P. Kirtland, S. St. John & O.H. Knapp1850-1853Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 3, 1850)-v. 3, no. 53 (May 10, 1853).Weekly Jan 2, 1851-Beginning with the Apr. 10, 1850 issue, the paper was published simultaneously in Cleveland and Hudson, Ohio.January 3, 1850-May 3, 1853January 3, 1850May 3, 1853
The Hudson times. : (Hudson, Ohio) 1930-1934Hudson, OhioHudson Times Co.1930-1934Vol. 1, no. 1 (May 22, 1930)-v.4, no. 46 (Mar. 30, 1934).WeeklyMay 22, 1930-December 28, 19345/22/193012/28/1934
The Independent. [volume] : (Hudson, Ohio) 1914-1919Hudson, OhioR.E. Chapin1914-1919Vol. 19, no. 15 (Apr. 10, 1914)-v. 22, no. 25 (Jan. 9, 1919).WeeklyApril 10, 1914-December 30, 1915; June 20, 1916-December 26, 19184/10/191412/26/1918
The Northern Summit independent. [volume] : (Hudson, Ohio) 1919-1920Hudson, OhioA.W. Chamberlain1919-1920Vol. 22, no. 26 (Jan. 16, 1919)-Sept. 17, 1920WeeklyJanuary 2, 1919-August 20, 19201/2/19198/20/1920
Observer (Hudson, Ohio)Hudson, OhioHudson Publishing Co., Inc.1947-1948January 30, 1947-February 19, 19481/30/19472/19/1948
The Ohio star. [volume] : (Ravenna, Ohio) 1830-1854Ravenna, OhioL.L. Rice1830-1854Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 6, 1830)-v. 25, no. 16 (Mar. 22, 1854) = [whole] no. 53-whole no. 1264.WeeklyJanuary 6, 1830-December 24, 1835; December 27, 1838-December 17, 1840January 6, 1830December 17, 1840
The Register. [volume] : (Hudson, Ohio) 1854-185?Hudson, OhioRev. J.C. Hart1854-185?No. 1 (Jan. 11, 1854)-WeeklyIssued with: Ohio observer (Hudson Ohio : 1840), Jan 11, 1854-Aug. 9, 1854.1853-1854
The Times. : (Hudson, Ohio) 1934-1958Hudson, OhioSummit Pub. Co.1934-1958Vol. 4, no. 47 [Apr. 6, 1934]-v. 27, no. 6 (Sept. 19, 1958).WeeklyIssue for Apr. 6, 1934 misdated Mar. 6, 1934.January 4, 1935–December 26, 19581/4/193512/26/1958
Western intelligencer, religious, literary and political. [volume] : (Cleveland, Ohio) 1827-1830Cleveland, Ohio; Hudson, OhioJ.G. & D.B. M’Lain and Kingsbury1827-1830Vol. 1 (July 20, 1827)-v. 5, no. 1 (Feb. 9 [i.e. 11], 1830).WeeklyPublished in: Cleveland, Ohio, July 20, 1827-June 4, 1828; and: Hudson, Ohio, June 21, 1828-Feb. 11, 1830.July 20, 1827-February 11, 1830July 20, 1827February 11, 1830