Top 10 Minnesota Daily Newspapers by Circulation

*Data as of January 2021.

1. Star Tribune
Minnesota’s top choice for news, features, photos and video.

2. St. Paul Pioneer Press
The Pioneer Press, a Media News Group newspaper and the winner of three Pulitzer Prizes, serves readers and advertisers in the Twin Cities’ East Metro region and Western Wisconsin.

3. Duluth News Tribune
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4. Post-Bulletin
The Post-Bulletin is the largest evening newspaper in the state and the largest daily newspaper in southeastern Minnesota.

5. St. Cloud Times

Times Media is a news organization. The news is available in print and at and on our iPhone and Android apps and tablet apps.

6. The Free Press
Publishing since Grover Cleveland was president and online meant clothes drying outside. The Free Press is the #1 news source for south central Minnesota.

7. The Minnesota Daily

Independent news source covering the University of Minnesota area since 1900. Updates from the newsroom.

8. Willmar West Central Tribune

The West Central Tribune is the leading news source for the region.

9. Owatonna People’s Press
Where to go for all the latest news in Owatonna and Steele County.

10. Faribault Daily News
Where to go for all the latest news in Rice County.


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