Solano County Newspapers
AND WHERE TO FIND THEM AROUND SOLANO COUNTY

This list is not complete and will be updated periodically.


Solano County

The following newspapers can be found at the Solano County Library, Fairfield Branch, Solano Community College Library, or the Solano County Archives in Fairfield.

Daily Republic
1855-1861
Solano County Herald 5 Nov 1855- 31 Oct 1863
Solano Press 30 May 1863-25 Dec 1866; 23 Oct 1867-8 Apr 1868
Semi-Weekly Solano Herald 7 Nov 1863-2 Nov 1864
Weekly Solano Herald 5 Nov 1864-4 Oct 1867; 6 Jun 1868-25 Sep 1869
Weekly Solano Republican 6 Jan 1870-30 Jun 1882
Solano Daily Times Jun 1880-Feb 1881
Solano Republican 7 Jul 1882-1977

Benicia Library Map

The Herald 1898-1977 Located at the Benicia Public Library on microfilm.

Davis Library Map
UC Davis Newspaper Collection

Dixon Library Map

Dixon Tribune
Jan 1894-2001 with some gaps Located at the Dixon Public Library
Dixon Tribune 1885-1938 Located at the Solano Community College

Fairfield Library Map

Daily Republic 1962-1998 Located at the Fairfield Public Library on Microfilm.

Rio Vista Library Map

River News 1902-1998 Located at the Rio Vista Library on Microfilm.
Sacramento River News 1890-1895 Located at the Rio Vista Library on Microfilm.

Vacaville Library Map

10 Mar 1883-28 Feb 1885
10 Feb 1888-28 Jan 1893
4 Feb 1893-30 Jan 1897
6 Feb 1897-Current
Located at the Vacaville Public Library on microfilm.
Judician Mar 1885-Feb 1887 Located at the Vacaville Public Library on microfilm.


Vallejo Library Map

NEWSPAPERS AVAILABLE AT JFK LIBRARY, VALLEJO
(Jan 2000 - Extracted from drawer labels at JFK Library by Cindy Henry) NOTE: Above information extracted from labels on film drawers - did not verify by looking at films.

SOLANO COUNTY HERALD
5 Nov 1855 - 30 Oct 1858 
3 Jan 1863 - 29 Dec 1865 
VALLEJO WEEKLY CHRONICLE 29 Jun 1867 - 21 Mar 1890
(No 1880's)
VALLEJO RECORDER 14 Jun 1871 - 18 May 1872
WEEKLY SOLANO REPUBLICAN 27 Oct 1870 - 18 May 1872
7 Jan 1873 - 30 Jun 1882
VACAVILLE REPORTER Mar 1883 - 29 Dec 1900
Mar 1901-1940
VALLEJO TIMES 29 Mar - 29 Sep 1891
VALLEJO EVENING CHRONICLE Nov 1868 - 1907
Jan 1908 - Aug 1913
Sep 1913 - Dec 1922
2 Jan 1923 - 9 Jan 1903
___- 31 Dec 1943
VALLEJO INDEPENDENT PRESS 16 Aug 1979 - Jun 1984
VALLEJO DAILY EVENING TRIBUNE Jul - Sep 1914
Oct 1914 - Nov 1915
VALLEJO MORNING NEWS Jul 1904 - 30 Dec 1906
Jan 1908 - 30 Jun 1915
VALLEJO DAILY TIMES Jul 1904 - 30 Dec 1906
Jan 1908 - 30 Jun 1915
VALLEJO EVENING NEWS 23 Mar 1908 - Dec 1915
Jan 1916 - Dec 1921
Jan 1922 - 23 Oct 1929
24 Oct 1929 - 20 Oct 1932
15 Apr 1938 - 26 Mar 1941
27 Mar 1941 - 18 Dec 1942
VALLEJO MORNING TIMES
(Title changed to Vallejo Evening Times)
Jul 1915 - Dec 1918
VALLEJO EVENING TIMES 23 Sep 1918 - 30 Jun 1922
VALLEJO STANDARD 15 May 1944 - 31 July 1944
EVENING NEWS CHRONICLE 3 Jan 1944 - 30 Mar 1951
VALLEJO EVENING NEWS CHRONICLE Apr 1951 - 30 Apr 1953
VALLEJO EVENING CHRONICLE Sep 1913 - 31 Dec 1943
VALLEJO MORNING HERALD Jan - Apr 1922
VALLEJO TIMES-HERALD Jul 1922 - 31 May 1954
July - Sep 1954
Nov 1954 - 31 May 1955 - Present
VALLEJO NEWS CHRONICLE
(Dec 1972 combined with Vallejo Times-Herald until Mar 1982)
May 1953 -Nov 1972
THE SOLANO PRESS 5 Sep 1866 - 8 Apr 1868