Digital newspapers for The Sidell Reporter and Sidell Journal are available on the Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections site


Headlines for recent years are archived at below links.



Printed Newspapers

We have archives of our printed newspapers dating back several years. Copies of back issues from the current year back through 1991 are likely available as a complete copy of the paper. Older issues are not for sale, but may be available to copy particular articles.

Printed issues up to 8 weeks old -$1each if picked up, $3 each if you want them mailed.

Printed issues from 8-weeks to 12 months old - $2 each if picked up, $4 if you want them mailed.

Printed issues past 12 months old back through 1990 - $5 each if picked up, $8 each if you want them mailed. (Some issues may not be available).

In some cases we might not have an extra newspaper to sell but we MAY BE able to provide a PDF of a particular page and/or story. $1 per page or story emailed.

We accept credit/debit card, PayPal and Venmo. A minimum fee of $2 will be added for these charges.

If you are wanting an archived article but do not know the year/date we may not be able to look it up for you due to lack of staffing. Please use our online archives listed above for your own search.



The Sidell Reporters (1888 - 1984) are on microfilm at the Sidell District Library.