Several newspapers provide coverage of events in Ireton. Primary local coverage is provided through the Hawarden Independent/Ireton Examiner. In addition, the Akron Hometowner often provides coverage of Ireton events as well as school district and area news. Other area newspapers covering Ireton events include the N’west Iowa Review, Le Mars Daily Sentinel, Sioux Center News, the Sioux County Capital-Democrat, Siouxland Press, and the Rock Valley Bee.

Regional news may be found in the Sioux City Journal and Sioux Falls Argus-Leader.

Historical Sioux County newspapers may be found in the Sioux County newspaper archive. Historical Plymouth County newspapers may be found in the Plymouth County newspaper archive (user name: plymouthcounty and password: archive).