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Xtra! West
TypeBi weekly newspaper
OwnerPink Triangle Press
PublisherKen Hickling
EditorRobin Perelle
FoundedJuly 1993
Headquarters1033 Davie Street

Xtra! West (ISSN 1198-0613) is a lesbian and gay newspaper, on newsprint in tabloid format, published by Pink Triangle Press in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is a sister publication to Xtra!.

Xtra! West was founded in 1993, with the first issue with a cover date of 1993 August 27. It has become Vancouver's largest and most widely read fortnightly publication targeting Vancouver's gay community. Xtra! West has a current circulation of 30,000 copies and reach 54,000 readers.

The publication's offices are located in the Davie Village neighbourhood, Vancouver's gay village.

The managing editor is Robin Perelle.

Columns have included:

Column name Columnist Topic Issue column started Latest issue
East Van Queer Man Francisco Ibáñez-Carrasco  ? start? end?
For Sale by Owner Colin Merritt Being a male escort start? end?
In Hindsight Robert Rothon History start? Present (#418 2009Aug27. Latest checked 426.)
Loose End Ivan E. Coyote start? Present (#426 2009Dec17. Latest checked 426.)

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