The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Lou Marzeles

Sentinel is 140 years old


January 2, 2019

The Sentinel is 140 and doesn't look a day over 75.

(The Sentinel began using the same flag it has today, the title banner at the top of the front page, some 75 years ago. Though that may change down the road.)

2019 marks 140 years of The Sentinel capturing headlines and history. It's an historic milestone, to be sure, but let's talk about why this is not a nostalgia story-as in, ah, remember newspapers? Of course you'll remember newspapers. The ones that are reader-centric will be around for a long time. To say so is not clinging to straws. There are some striking studies that show this to be true.

Here's the news in a nutshell: digital content is certainly changing things, but mostly, s...

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