Ontario Online Historical Newspapers

Expand your research by checking out the Ontario Online Historical Directories here.

Unsure of which census district your your city, town or village is a part? Check out the Atlas of Canada here.

Names of historical counties that no longer exist and are not obvious in their changes are listed in parenthesis. For detailed information on Ontario's historical counties and its current census divisions, visit Wikipedia's article here.

Census District & City
Name of Newspaper
Years Covered
(Carleton) - Ottawa Ottawa Citizen
(mixed with Citizen, Morning CitizenOttawa Evening Citizen, Saturday Evening Citizen, and Weekend Citizen)
1853 - 1856
1859 - 1871
1892 - 1893
1895 - 1987
FreeGoogle News Archive
Halton - ActonAction Free Press
1894 - 1895
Google News Archive

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