40 years of the Messenger 1983-2022

Bringing the neighborhood news for 40 years

For 40 years, the Longfellow Nokomis Messenger has been keeping residents informed by dropping a newspaper at doorsteps on the fourth Thursday of the month. The goal of creating connections hasn't changed.

Milbraths' Phase 2 1983-1986
deRuyter Nelson Publications 1986-2019
TMC Publications 2019-
Columns & Stories
Building community for 40 years
“A newspaper to serve the people, institutions and business enterprises of the Longfellow neighborhood begins its circulation today.”With that front page announcement, Bill Milbrath and …
My meeting with the Longfellow ministers
It is hard to believe that the Messenger is celebrating its 40th anniversary. My first experience visiting stakeholders from the Longfellow neighborhood was when Messenger founder Bill Milbrath …