Newspapers and Local Events Websites

Explores the county’s agricultural and industrial past and scrutinizes the plans being formulated for its economic future; reports on the character-altering land-use issues that face the county, covers our area’s growing arts and cultural scene, food and wine, sports, and regional news.

An excellent online events calendar, exclusively for Columbia County. Sign up for a weekly e-mail update about coming events.

Columbia County Tourism
The official Columbia County Tourism guide to shopping, eating, sleeping, activities, and Hudson Valley Quadricentennial celebrations throughout the county.

Columbia Newspaper
Published once a week on Thursdays. Can be found for sale at local stores for $1.00 per issue. Local news, excellent events calendar, editorials, sports, obituaries, and letters to the editor. The editor and publisher of The Columbia Newspaper is Parry Teasdale, former editor of The Independent.

Register Star
Published daily except for a combined weekend edition and no Monday edition. $0.50 per weekday issue, $1.75 for the weekend edition. Offers subscriptions. Covers local, regional, national, and world news, business, obituaries, sports, editorials, human interest stories, events calendar, entertainment, letters to the editor, comics, and classifieds

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