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COLUMN: Winning people over in small towns

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Having worked in numerous Minnesota and North Dakota towns as a journalist gives one a unique perspective on the expectations of local readers.


On any given day, your local journalist can suffer the lament and fury of disappointed readers and out of nowhere be bombarded by the kind praise or thanks from someone you were able to assist with press or find the time to cover an event.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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