Jōmō Shimbun

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Jōmō Shimbun
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet (40.6 x 54.6 cm)
Founded November 1, 1887
Language Japanese
Circulation 311.534
Website http://www.jomo-news.co.jp/

Jōmō Shimbun (上毛新聞) is the largest general circulation daily newspaper based in Gunma prefecture, Japan. It was established in 1887 and has a circulation of 311,534.[1][2]

Hideo Yokoyama, a novelist, had worked for the Jōmō Shimbun as a journalist for 12 years.


  1. ^ 上毛新聞創刊120周年記念式典/祝辞 (in Japanese). Gunma prefecture. 2007-10-31. Retrieved 2009-06-18.
  2. ^ 上毛新聞 会社概要 (in Japanese). Jōmō Shimbun. March 2008. Retrieved 2009-06-23.

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