Sentinel requires readership
June 25, 2020
In the past 4 consecutive years this newspaper has been recognized by the Alaska Press Club for its quality writing and overall excellence. But award winning stories mean nothing if they aren't read.
Subscribers are the lifeblood of a community newspaper. Without readers, our work is for naught.
Despite the prolific numbers of social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook, the Sentinel enables community discussions. Letters to the Editor were the first and most commonly used community discussion forums to exist. They are still in use today.
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