2022 Better Newspaper Contest deadline April 28

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Entries are now being accepted for the 2022 HSPA Better Newspaper Contest. Forms have been sent out to newspapers via email and snail mail...

2022 session ends in draw over newspaper public notices

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The Indiana General Assembly action on public notices basically ended in a draw for Indiana newspapers. On one hand, HSPA was able to block...

Transparency issues log gains, losses at Statehouse

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The 2022 Indiana General Assembly actions concerning government transparency contained a little good and a little bad. Hoosiers will now have the right to...

$1,000 HSPA Foundation Legacy Scholarship application deadline April 8

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Children, grandchildren of HSPA-member newspaper employees, contractors eligible Any child or grandchild of an HSPA-member newspaper employee or independent contractor is invited to apply for...

Debate over future of public notices in newspapers deferred to summer

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Amended S.B. 283 passes Senate 48-1 Barring something unusual, the legislative debate over whether public notices should remain in local newspapers or move to government...

HSPA targeting bills focused on Open Door Law, access

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HSPA has less than a dozen bills it’s targeting after legislation has passed the winnowing process of being passed in the chamber where it...

Application deadline Feb. 4 for college journalism reporting fellowship this March in D.C.

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The Hoosier State Press Association Foundation will sponsor an Indiana college journalist for a reporting fellowship this spring. The deadline to apply is 5...

Deadline extended to Jan. 28 for summer 2022 Pulliam Internship applications

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The HSPA Foundation announces applications are being accepted for the Eugene S. Pulliam journalism internship program. Internships will be awarded to 10 students. These students...

HSPA LEGAL HOTLINE: Regardless of numbers, city council committees are subject to Open Door...

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The following questions were submitted by a Westfield resident, the Tribune-Star (Terre Haute), and the Indianapolis Business Journal:  Regardless of numbers, city council committees are...

S.B. 283 challenges preservation of public notices in newspapers

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H.B. 1101 fulfills pledge to modernize state’s public notice policy Unfortunately, the Hoosier State Press Association faces another challenge to the preservation of public notices...