COLUMN Font club, cavities and lots of data: reporter Rachel Alexander's top stories of 2019 Our education reporter's takeaways from 2019: the kids are alright, and Salem is full of delightfully passionate and quirky people. By Rachel Alexander – Salem Reporter December 31, 2019 at 12:38pm Read this article for free. Sign up for a free trial. It’s fast and easy. No credit card needed. Log in if you have a subscription. Want to skip the trial? Subscribe. If you are a human, ignore this field Looks like you already have an account. Log in.