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Small-Town Newspapers: Iowa Communities in Print

Almost all Iowans, it seems, have access to national and international news via the TV set. But what about the goings-on right in their back yard—in their neighborhood, small town, local school, or city council? Smalltown newspapers fill this important gap in information for thousands of Iowans living in rural areas. The local newspaper is their neighborhood in print, and it chronicles the life and history of their community.

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