The Sligo Champion
|Owner(s)||Independent News & Media|
|Headquarters||Sligo, County Sligo, Ireland|
|Circulation||No longer ABC audited |
The Sligo Champion was founded in 1836. The first edition was published on 4 June 1836. The newspaper contains local news about County Sligo and surrounding counties, including neighbouring parts of Counties Leitrim and Roscommon.
- Harkin, Greg. "Still the reigning Champion after 175 great years". Irish Independent. 19 September 2011.
- Pope, Conor. "Media merger shake-up planned". The Irish Times. 17 September 2011. "Communications minister Pat Rabbitte announced the move in Sligo this evening at an event to mark the 75th anniversary of the Sligo Champion".