Connecticut Western News

“Born in Salisbury, raised in Canaan”

For news tips or to advertise, please email: The Connecticut Western News is independent and local news and opinion about the Northwest Corner of Connecticut. Founded in 1871 by Joseph L. Pease, The Connecticut Western focuses on the communities of Canaan, Sharon, Salisbury, Kent, & Cornwall. We are proud to still be Local and Independent.  Your ads will reach a robust population of  approximately 15,181.

  1. Town of North Canaan approximately 3,254
  2. Town of Canaan approximately 1,227
  3. Town of Sharon approximately 2,703
  4. Town of Salisbury approximately 3,598
  5. Town of Kent approximately 2,979
  6. Town of Cornwall approximately 1,420

The Connecticut Western is part of an independent consortium of over ten publications called the Chronicle Network which is found at:  We are looking for more independent Newspapers and News Portals to join our Network across New England and New York. If interested, please email us:

For the rest of the Northwest Corner, we recommend the amazing team at the Winsted Phoenix led by Editor-in-Chief Shaw Israel Izikson and found at:  The Phoenix provides news & information for these towns in the Northwest Corner: Winsted, Barkhamsted, Colebrook, New Hartford, Norfolk & Torrington.

Bryant Jones Administrator
The Connecticut Western News
Bryant Jones Administrator
The Connecticut Western News
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