2012 News Archive

  • Have you filled out your network sign-up form?

    December 21, 2012

    Have you registered your participation in the new Kansas Press Association new Quarter-Page Network and the other KPA networks?KPA has designed this program to be attractive to state government...

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  • Newtown editor thanks colleagues for support

    December 21, 2012

    We received the following note from The Newtown (Ct.) Bee, via the New England Newspaper & Press Association:  Dear Newspaper Colleagues,I wanted to reach out the first moment I could to many of...

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  • Morning News honors editor with writing award

    December 6, 2012

    In honor of former executive editor and publisher Burl Osborne, The Dallas Morning News will generously sponsor the ASNE distinguished writing award for editorials for the next 10 years.The Burl...

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  • NNA's postal fights need your continued support

    December 6, 2012

    The National Newspaper Association is fighting for community newspapers in postal battles that span many fronts.For instance, the Valassis postal discount is targeted at pulling advertising inserts...

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  • API names Rosenstiel executive director

    November 19, 2012

    ARLINGTON, VA. – Tom Rosenstiel, a distinguished journalist, author and researcher, today was named the new Executive Director of the American Press Institute, the foundation of the Newspaper...

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  • Belle Plaine, Oxford newspapers change hands

    November 19, 2012

    J. Lynn Davis is the new owner of The Bell Plaine News and The Oxford Register in Sumner County.In a joint statement, current owner Shayleen Casteel and Davis announced the sale of the two newspapers...

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  • Clester, former Belle Plaine publisher, dies

    November 12, 2012

    BELLE PLAINE — William Samuel "Sam" Clester, former publisher of the Bell Plaine News, died Friday, Nov. 9, 2012. He was 72 and had been fighting cancer.Mr. Clester was born and raised in Belle...

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  • Journal-World wins two Eppy awards

    October 31, 2012

    The Lawrence Journal-World on Tuesday won two top awards for online excellence.The international EPpy Awards, presented by Editor & Publisher, honor the best media-affiliated websites.The Journal...

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  • Court announces new media coverage rules

    October 24, 2012

    The Kansas Supreme Court has amended its Rule 1001 that covers electronic and photographic media coverage of judicial proceedings.The changes have been made in light of new technologies available to...

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  • Quarter-page network: We need your feedback

    October 14, 2012

    The Kansas Press Association is seeking feedback on an idea for a new quarter-page network to meet a growing need for larger ads at reduced rates.Sara Marstall, advertising director for KPA, is...

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