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An anniversary thank-you

Five and forward — because of you by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (September 1, 2022) - A business anniversary can be difficult to measure because...

Meet the team

Local journalists reporting local news by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (August 11, 2022) - The Lansing Journal has been providing local news for five years...

More than just a newspaper

Thank you, Lansing Journal community by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (July 31, 2022) - So many people have impacted The Lansing Journal during the past...

Ways we want to grow

Continued service requires continued growth by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (July 20, 2022) - Through changes in leadership, staff, delivery methods, and the world's expectations...

What June supporters accomplished

(Some of them don't even realize it) by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (July 2, 2022) - If you received our summer print edition, you probably...

Whew! What a month!

Thank you for making our special print issue possible Above: Members of the writing team gathered to celebrate the summer print issue. Standing, from left:...

Five and forward

This year is a milestone, not a finish line By Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (June 1, 2022) - When The Lansing Journal began publishing news...

Ways to get published

(Because we want community in this community newspaper) by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (May 23, 2022) - A community newspaper is not just about a...

Progress on the summer print issue

This is layout week by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (May 9, 2022) - Thanks to enthusiastic advertiser involvement, nearly two dozen ads have been finalized...

Sustained and supported —> informed and connected

A thank-you message for April contributors by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (May 2, 2022) - This past Saturday I had a chance to enjoy the...

Putting ink on paper again

It's time by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (April 20, 2022) - Here's the scoop: Managing Editor Josh Bootsma and I are planning a print issue...

Thank you — we got through a busy month together

March sustainers and supporters kept this newspaper going by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (April 2, 2022) - Thornton Township Board meetings. Updated mask mandates. Women's...

More of us

by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (March 29, 2022) - When readers ask for more, we at The Lansing Journal always find a way to...

Subscription prices and other experiments

by Melanie Jongsma, Publisher LANSING, Ill. (March 21, 2022) - When we launched in 2017, The Lansing Journal was a free newspaper, in print and...

Video: Towns without newspapers (with transcript)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYd3er9dGho] Melanie: Hello everyone, I am Melanie Jongsma of The Lansing Journal, here with Josh Bootsma, our Managing Editor. Josh: Hello everyone. We come to...
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