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Newsroom Seminar & Awards a Success

This year marked the 50th meeting of the Hoosier State Press Association’s (HSPA) Newsroom Seminar and Better Newspaper Contest awards luncheon. During the conference, publishers, editors,...

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Pate Retires from Industry

Jack Pate launched his newspaper career as a paper boy for The Cleveland Press in Northeastern Ohio. He’ll wrap it up as president and publisher of the Evansville Courier Co. in Southwestern...

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BNC Awards Materials

BNC Tab BNC Powerpoint Script BNC Winners Press Release 2016 BNC Program Division 1 Winning Stories Division 2 Winning Stories Division 3 Winning Stories Division 4 Winning Stories Division 5...

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Know When to Fold Them

By Kevin Slimp The Newspaper Institute While in Minnesota last week, I had an assignment similar to assignments I’ve had many times during the past 20 years: to spend a day with a small community...

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Major Accounts Make Major Mistakes

By Pete Van Baalen Fort Wayne Newspapers If you’ve worked in an advertising department of a newspaper, you’ve either had this phone call or know someone that has. It’s a major account or their...

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Advertisers Tasked to Care for Notice Ads

Last month, I called out editors on public notice advertising. This month, it’s the advertising directors’ turn. Too many newspapers for too long have taken public notice advertising for granted....

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Good News for Newspapers

The U.S. Postal Service announced several bits of good news last month for newspapers. The periodicals in-county rates used most often by newspapers will not change, according to Max Heath, postal...

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