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When COVID strikes home, things change

I actually had planned to write about newspapers for this week’s edition.

After all, as should have been obvious in the last couple of issues, this week is National Newspaper Week.

And there’s a lot I could talk about regarding newspapers, because as the writer notes in the column we’ve printed on page 5, this newspaper and all newspapers are under threat in today's world.

But my focus changed when the coronavirus arrived in Sweet Home.

I say that somewhat facetiously because we all know that COVID-19 has already been here, in at least 15 recognized cases through last week and, p...