Local Newspapers & Indexes

  • The Oshkosh Northwestern (Access with your Oshkosh Public Library card)
    Indexing and full-text articles of The Oshkosh Northwestern from December 2002 - current.
  • NewspaperArchive (Wisconsin Collection)
    800+ Wisconsin newspaper titles dating back as far as the 1800s, searchable with results presented in original format/context.
  • Oshkosh Herald
    Weekly free newspaper covering Oshkosh government, business, schools, prep sports and more.
  • Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers (BadgerLink resource)
    (Previously referred to as the Wisconsin Newspaper Association Digital Research Site)  Access to Wisconsin Newspaper Association's daily and weekly member-newspapers from 2005 to present (with a 90 day embargo)  Includes access to the New North B2B and UW-Oshkosh Advance-Titan.
  • Winnefox Vital Records Index
    This page is your gateway to searching vital records as reported in newspapers in 5 Wisconsin counties: Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette, Waushara & Winnebago.  FAQ about this index with locations and dates covered within these counties.  It includes the Oshkosh Daily Northwestern obituary index - covers obituaries, death notices and funeral notices published in the Oshkosh Daily Northwestern newspaper.  This index is a joint project of the Winnebagoland Genealogical Society, Oshkosh Public Library and Winnefox Library System.