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... This is National Newspaper Week, designated by Congress decades ago to spotlight the important role newspapers play in providing news and information to citizens.
Newspapers have been around a long time. There is no guarantee that will ever be so. Over the past two decades, a third of the nation’s newspapers have slipped away. Most were very small, but some have been very large. It’s not so much that people quit reading newspapers, it’s that retailing changed. ....
Read all of Brad Hicks' On the Side in the Oct. 8 Kossuth County Advance.