Neighboring Sierra County is served by two weekly newspapers: The Sierra Booster and The Mountain Messenger. The latter is the subject of a documentary that premiers May 13.
Both newspapers are printed at Feather Publishing in Quincy, and a portion of the documentary about the Mountain Messenger and its publisher was filmed at the facility.
The document is about how a “A newfound newspaper editor navigates grief while saving California’s oldest weekly paper” will be premiered on the UC Berkeley campus. Created by Joey Goran and Manesh Khanal, graduate students at UC Berkeley’s School of Journalism, the film will be livestreamed for the public via https://www.youtube.com/user/ucbjschool.