Valley Morning Star

The Valley Morning Star, established in 1909 as the Harlingen Star, is an American newspaper published in Harlingen in the U.S. state of Texas.[2][3] In 1938, The New York Times reported on a printer's strike at the newspaper that was organized by the Typographical Union.[4] In 1951, the newspaper was bought by Raymond C. Hoiles.[5] In 2012, Freedom Communications papers in Texas were sold to AIM Media Texas.[6]

Valley Morning Star
Logo of the Valley Morning Star
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)AIM Media Texas
PublisherFrank Escobedo
EditorLisa Seiser
Headquarters1310 S. Commerce
Harlingen, Texas, 78550, U.S.
Circulation14,883 daily
16,428 Sunday[1]


  1. ^ "Total Circ for US Newspapers". Alliance for Audited Media. Archived from the original on 2013-03-17. Retrieved 2013-06-09.
  2. ^ Rozeff, Norman (May 20, 2018). "What's in a newspaper name?". Valley Morning Star.
  3. ^ HARLINGEN, TEXAS by Minnie Gilbert Handbook of Texas Online
  4. ^ "DEFIES TEXAS PICKETS; Newspaper Prepares to Resume Today Despite Printers' Strike". New York Times. 1938-02-07. Retrieved 2008-07-29.
  5. ^ HOILES, RAYMOND CYRUS by Minnie Gilbert Handbook of Texas Online
  6. ^ AIM Media Texas, LLC acquires Texas newspapers

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