Top 10 Iowa Daily Newspapers by Circulation
*Data as of July 2021.
1. Des Moines Register
The Des Moines Register is the news Iowa depends upon. We’re in print, online, on your phone or tablet.
2. Cedar Rapids Gazette
The Gazette is Eastern Iowa’s leading daily newspaper.
3. Quad City Times
The top stories and more from the Quad-City Times. News from Iowa, Illinois and the Quad-Cities.
4. Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier
Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier: The Cedar Valley’s home page for news, politics, weather, entertainment, sports, photos and more.
5. Davenport Dispatch
Dispatch-Argus is the daily newspaper for the Illinois Quad Cities of Moline, East Moline and Rock Island, and Davenport and Bettendorf, Iowa.
6. Dubuque Telegraph Herald
The Telegraph Herald’s mission is to be the preferred provider of local news, information and advertising content in the markets we serve.
7. Sioux City Journal
Covering Siouxland since 1864.
8. Hawk Eye
The Hawk Eye is Iowa’s oldest newspaper.
9. The Ottumwa Courier
The Ottumwa Courier is Ottumwa’s oldest business. The Courier dates back to 1848, just two years after Iowa became a state.
10. Webster Daily Freeman-Journal
The Daily Freeman-Journal and http://www.freemanjournal.net serves the Webster City area of Iowa.