Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno is an Italian daily newspaper, founded in 1887 in Bari, Italy. It is one of the most important newspaper published in Southern Italy; has the largest readership in Apulia and Basilicata.
The newspaper was founded in 1887 in Bari, Italy, by the magazine editor Martino Cassano, for the lack of a local newspaper in Bari, despite the high rate of illiteracy in Apulia, equal to 70% in 1905. Originally published as the Corriere delle Puglie, it assumed its current title in 1906.
Local editions 
Currently publishes 5 different local editions, with different names:
There are separate editorial offices in Bari, Foggia, Lecce, Matera, Barletta, Potenza, Taranto.
- ^ Data for average Newspaper circulation (Diffusione media (Italia + Estero)) from the Accertamenti Diffusione Stampa (Ads) survey on 2008 in Italy 
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