The Independent (Massillon)
|Founded||July 3, 1863 , as Massillon Independent|
|Headquarters||50 North Avenue, Northwest,|
Massillon, Ohio 44648, United States
|Circulation||9,727 daily in 2012|
|Sister newspapers||The Repository|
GateHouse acquired the paper from Copley Newspapers in April 2007.
The Independent is related to three other Northeast Ohio newspapers, the dailies The Repository of Canton and The Times-Reporter of New Philadelphia, and the weekly The Suburbanite in southern Summit County.
- "About Massillon Independent". Chronicling America. Library of Congress. Retrieved May 24, 2012.
- "FAS-FAX Report: Circulation Averages for the Six Months Ended March 31, 2012". Audit Bureau of Circulations. Retrieved May 21, 2012.
- "GateHouse Media Completes Acquisition of 9 Publications in Northeastern Ohio and Central Illinois". GateHouse Media, Inc. April 11, 2007. Retrieved September 25, 2008.