Colorado Archives: 137 Newspapers for Genealogy Research

If you are researching your ancestry from Colorado, you will want to use GenealogyBank’s online CO newspaper archives: 137 titles to help you search your family history in the “Centennial State,” providing coverage from 1859 to Today. There are millions of articles and records in our online Colorado newspaper archives!

Photo: Ten Mile Range and Dillon Lake near Breckenridge, Colorado
Photo: Ten Mile Range and Dillon Lake near Breckenridge, Colorado. Credit: Hogs555; Wikimedia Commons.

Dig deep into our online archives and search for historical and recent obituaries and other news articles about your ancestors from Colorado in these newspapers. Our CO newspapers are divided into two collections: Historical Newspapers (complete paper) and Recent Obituaries (obituaries only).

Search Colorado Newspaper Archives (1859 – 1986)

Search Colorado Recent Obituaries (1988 – Today)

Illustration: Colorado state flag
Illustration: Colorado state flag. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Here is a complete list of Colorado newspapers in the online archives. Each newspaper title in this list is an active link that will take you directly to that paper’s search page, where you can begin searching for your ancestors by surnames, dates, keywords and more. The CO newspaper titles are listed alphabetically by city.

CityTitleYears of CoverageIssues AvailableCollection
AkronAkron News-Reporter10/08/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AmacheBulletin10/14/1942 – 10/24/19424Newspaper Archives
AmacheGranada Pioneer11/01/1941 – 09/15/1945327Newspaper Archives
AntonitoVoz del Valle10/12/1899 – 01/31/190149Newspaper Archives
ArvadaArvada Press06/13/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AspenAspen Times02/08/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BayfieldPine River Times02/21/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BellvueCrystal Hill Pilot06/09/1883 – 07/07/18832Newspaper Archives
Black HawkDaily Mining Journal06/15/1864 – 06/10/18652Newspaper Archives
Black HawkWeekly Mining Journal11/20/1866 – 11/20/18661Newspaper Archives
BoulderColorado Daily02/05/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BoulderDaily Camera05/02/2001 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BoulderBoulder County News07/28/1876 – 10/06/18762Newspaper Archives
BrightonBrighton Standard Blade10/30/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BrightonCarbon Valley Farmer & Miner11/13/2008 – 08/26/2014Recent Obituaries
BrightonCommerce City Sentinel Express11/13/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BrightonFort Lupton Press10/30/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BroomfieldBroomfield Enterprise05/02/2001 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BrushBrush News Tribune08/08/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
BurlingtonBurlington Record03/31/2010 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Cañon CityDaily Record08/18/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Canon CityFremont County Record02/10/1883 – 02/10/18831Newspaper Archives
Canon CityMining Gazette11/18/1883 – 11/18/18831Newspaper Archives
Canon CityFremont County Record05/01/1880 – 07/14/188388Newspaper Archives
Canon CityCan~on City record07/01/1897 – 09/23/1909639Newspaper Archives
CentennialCentennial Citizen03/28/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Central CityDaily Central City Register06/15/1864 – 09/29/18763Newspaper Archives
Cheyenne WellsCheyenne record09/18/1913 – 06/30/1921403Newspaper Archives
Cheyenne WellsCheyenne Wells record07/07/1921 – 12/28/192278Newspaper Archives
Cheyenne WellsEastern Colorado times03/29/1912 – 09/04/191376Newspaper Archives
Colorado SpringsGazette04/02/1988 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Colorado SpringsColorado Springs Gazette06/03/1896 – 12/31/19229252Newspaper Archives
Colorado SpringsColorado Springs Gazette and El Paso County News02/07/1874 – 02/05/18763Newspaper Archives
Colorado SpringsGazette, The: Blogs02/23/2006 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Colorado SpringsGazette, The: Web Edition Articles10/21/2011 – 06/26/2018Recent Obituaries
ConiferHigh Timber Times02/28/2008 – 10/05/2016Recent Obituaries
Cortez, Dolores, MancosJournal02/16/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CraigMoffat County Morning News07/18/2004 – 09/09/2007Recent Obituaries
CraigCraig Daily Press08/08/1999 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Crested ButteCrested Butte Republican10/05/1881 – 09/26/18838Newspaper Archives
Crested ButteElk Mountain Bonanza07/10/1880 – 11/05/188126Newspaper Archives
Crested ButteElk Mountain Pilot06/02/1881 – 06/22/18824Newspaper Archives
Crested ButteElk Mountain Pilot New06/24/1880 – 04/29/1920948Newspaper Archives
DeltaDelta Chief03/07/1883 – 12/02/1885127Newspaper Archives
DeltaDelta independent11/16/1886 – 11/22/1907899Newspaper Archives
DenverDenver Post06/03/1989 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DenverDenver Post, The: Blogs11/03/2006 – 05/05/2016Recent Obituaries
DenverRocky Mountain News01/01/1990 – 02/27/2009Recent Obituaries
DenverWestword08/03/2006 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DenverCherry Creek Pioneer04/23/1859 – 04/23/18591Newspaper Archives
DenverColorado Statesman01/27/1900 – 01/27/19001Newspaper Archives
DenverDaily Colorado Republican and Rocky Mountain Herald09/12/1861 – 06/20/186271Newspaper Archives
DenverDenver Mirror06/21/1874 – 05/30/187546Newspaper Archives
DenverDenver Post Expanded10/10/1894 – 10/31/198613667Newspaper Archives
DenverDenver Republican01/01/1882 – 04/20/1906537Newspaper Archives
DenverDenver Rocky Mountain News08/27/1860 – 12/31/192220809Newspaper Archives
DenverDenver Weekly Bulletin05/02/1860 – 06/06/18605Newspaper Archives
DenverPresbyterian Home Missions11/01/1874 – 12/01/18742Newspaper Archives
DenverRocky Mountain News04/23/1859 – 12/25/19221732Newspaper Archives
DenverRocky Mountain Presbyterian03/01/1872 – 01/01/1879120Newspaper Archives
DenverRocky Shimpo06/02/1944 – 12/31/1945248Newspaper Archives
DenverWeekly Republican09/24/1896 – 09/24/18961Newspaper Archives
DenverDenverite06/21/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DenverDenver star03/22/1913 – 10/26/1918291Newspaper Archives
DenverFranklin”s paper the Denver star11/23/1912 – 03/15/191317Newspaper Archives
DenverFranklin”s paper the statesman06/08/1906 – 11/16/1912335Newspaper Archives
DenverStatesman01/13/1905 – 06/01/190663Newspaper Archives
DenverWeekly Republican01/12/1911 – 05/02/191269Newspaper Archives
DoloresDolores Star08/01/2012 – 09/02/2015Recent Obituaries
DurangoDurango Herald02/01/1998 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
EastonvilleEastonville World04/21/1894 – 05/11/189556Newspaper Archives
ElbertElbert County Tribune10/15/1891 – 10/05/1893103Newspaper Archives
EnglewoodDouglas County News-Press01/17/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
EnglewoodElbert County News01/17/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
EnglewoodEnglewood Herald01/18/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Estes ParkEstes Park Trail-Gazette10/07/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
EvergreenCanyon Courier10/17/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Fort CollinsRocky Mountain Collegian: Colorado State University08/28/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Fort MorganFort Morgan Times09/14/2001 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
FowlerFowler Tribune10/05/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
FriscoSummit Daily News02/27/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
FruitaFruita Star10/09/1889 – 10/09/18891Newspaper Archives
FulfordFulford Signal04/14/1893 – 06/23/18938Newspaper Archives
Glenwood SpringsPost Independent02/13/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GoldenGolden Transcript06/13/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GranbySky-Hi News10/18/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Grand JunctionGrand Valley Star-Times01/31/1891 – 03/10/1894114Newspaper Archives
GreeleyHowitzer12/03/1886 – 12/10/18862Newspaper Archives
GreeleyGreeley Tribune10/24/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GunnisonSun09/29/1883 – 07/19/188429Newspaper Archives
GunnisonTri-weekly Sun10/23/1883 – 10/23/18831Newspaper Archives
GypsumEagle Valley Enterprise05/30/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Highlands RanchHighlands Ranch Herald02/07/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Idaho SpringsClear Creek Courant12/05/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
JulesburgJulesburg Advocate10/20/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
JulesburgFrontier Index07/05/1867 – 07/05/18671Newspaper Archives
La JuntaAg Journal06/11/2010 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
La JuntaLa Junta Tribune-Democrat03/27/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
La JuntaLa Junta tribune01/01/1898 – 05/22/19091038Newspaper Archives
Lake CitySilver World03/02/1878 – 05/04/188624Newspaper Archives
LakewoodLakewood Sentinel06/13/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LamarLamar Ledger08/03/2004 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Las AnimasBent County Democrat04/07/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LittletonColumbine Courier11/27/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LittletonLittleton Independent01/17/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Lone TreeLone Tree Voice01/24/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LongmontColorado Hometown Newspapers08/04/2004 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LongmontDaily Times-Call12/01/2004 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LongmontLongmont Ledger10/09/2009 – 04/21/2013Recent Obituaries
LovelandDaily Reporter-Herald12/01/2004 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MancosMancos Times08/28/2012 – 06/02/2015Recent Obituaries
MaysvilleSouth Arkansas Miner04/30/1881 – 04/30/18811Newspaper Archives
MeekerRio Blanco Herald Times01/03/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MontroseMontrose Daily Press01/10/2004 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
OuraySolid Muldoon07/01/1881 – 07/01/18811Newspaper Archives
ParkerParker Chronicle01/18/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PitkinPitkin Independent12/24/1881 – 12/24/18811Newspaper Archives
PitkinPitkin Mining News12/02/1881 – 07/21/188226Newspaper Archives
PuebloPueblo Chieftain05/05/1903 – 01/01/19201089Newspaper Archives
PuebloPueblo Republican08/10/1876 – 08/10/18761Newspaper Archives
PuebloPueblo Chieftain01/05/1991 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
RifleCitizen Telegram05/14/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
SaguacheSaguache Chronicle09/02/1876 – 09/02/18761Newspaper Archives
Saint ElmoSt. Elmo Mountaineer09/26/1885 – 09/26/18851Newspaper Archives
San LuisAdobe03/01/1974 – 06/01/19784Newspaper Archives
Snowmass VillageSnowmass Sun07/17/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Steamboat SpringsSteamboat Pilot & Today04/13/2000 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
SterlingJournal-Advocate09/17/2001 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ThorntonNorthglenn-Thornton Sentinel06/13/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TincupTin Cup Banner07/01/1882 – 07/29/18824Newspaper Archives
TrinidadAnunciador04/06/1918 – 11/18/1922228Newspaper Archives
VailVail Daily09/28/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WestminsterWestminster Window05/18/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Wheat RidgeWheat Ridge Transcript06/13/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
White PineWhite Pine Cone03/06/1885 – 12/30/1892112Newspaper Archives
Woodland ParkPikes Peak Courier View01/16/2008 – 10/29/2015Recent Obituaries
Woodland ParkTribune01/16/2008 – 10/29/2015Recent Obituaries

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