The evolution of a local newspaper

In honor of National Newspaper Week, the Three Rivers Commercial-News is revisiting its history to illustrate how newspapers have evolved since the publication’s inception in 1895.
THREE RIVERS — Staying informed in Three Rivers in the late 1800s meant reading the afternoon paper. It was delivered by your local paperboy for 5 cents, laborers spent hours crafting the front page letter-by-letter, and the newsroom was constantly bustling with in-and-out traffic.
Since then the Three Rivers Commercial-News has adapted to an ever changing industry, continuing to produce and deliver daily newspapers since 1895, when its predecessor, the Three Rivers Hustler, was established.

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Three Rivers Commercial-News

124 North Main Street
Box 130
Three Rivers, MI 49093

Telephone: 269-279-7488
Fax: 269-279-6007
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