From the publisher
We try our best with old news
July 22, 2021
Newspapers report what happened. Sure, we also report some of what will or may happen in the days ahead, but most of the Sentinel tells you what occurred last week in the community that may affect or interest you.
By definition, it's old news by the time you get it in your mailbox or buy it at the store on Thursdays.
It's not deliberately old, it's just a matter of timing.
Publishing a weekly newspaper has its time and production constraints, which dictate how old the news is by the time we get it into your hands.
To distribute the Sentinel on Thursday mornings, we have the paper printed on...