Headquarters of the Hokkaido Shimbun Press in Sapporo.
The Hokkaido Shimbun(北海道新聞,Hokkaidō Shinbun?), which is often abbreviated as Doshin(道新,Dōshin?), is a Japanese language daily newspaper published mainly in Hokkaidō, Japan by The Hokkaido Shimbun Press(株式会社北海道新聞社,Kabushiki-gaisha Hokkaidō Shinbunsha?). As of November 2006, its morning edition has a circulation of 1,208,175. It was first published in Sapporo in 1887.