The Cottage Grove Sentinel is a weekly newspaper serving the city of Cottage Grove, Oregon, United States. It was established in 1889 and is owned by News Media Corporation.[2] News Media bought the Sentinel from Lee Enterprises in 2006.[3] Lee had owned the paper after 1997.[3] The Sentinel is published on Wednesdays and has a circulation of 3,331.[2]

Early history

The Sentinel bought the competing Cottage Grove Leader in 1918. The Leader had previously combined with the Bohemia Nugget, which ran from 1889 to 1907.[4]