2020 News Archive

  • Are you meeting information needs of your community?

    February 24, 2020

    Matt DeRienzo, for Editor & Publisher There are news deserts within the core coverage areas of daily newspapers in the U.S. Admitting it is the first step toward solutions that could include...

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  • It’s KPA convention time; don’t miss out!

    February 21, 2020

    The deadline is approaching for the Kansas Press Association’s annual convention, scheduled for March 19 and 20 at the Meridian Center in Newton. Are you registered? “I believe we’ve put together...

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  • KORA cost limits included in new bill

    February 21, 2020

    Following a slow start, activity picked up in recent days at the Kansas Legislature, at least as far as Kansas Press Association issues are concerned. While Senate President Susan Wagle continued to...

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  • KPA Day at Statehouse: We need a good showing

    January 31, 2020

    We're asking member newspapers of the Kansas Press Association to strongly consider attending KPA Day at the Statehouse on Thursday, Feb. 13 in Topeka. We have a small group signed up, but it is ...

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  • 2020 legislative session has quick start

    January 15, 2020

    By Doug Anstaett, KPA lobbyist The Kansas Legislature kicked off its 2020 session this week, and we’ve already got issues of interest to Kansas newspapers. HB 2424 The first, House Bill 2424,...

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  • Slimp to headline 2020 KPA convention

    January 15, 2020

    Kevin Slimp, nationally known newspaper consultant and industry champion, will headline the 2020 Kansas Press Association annual convention scheduled for March 19 and 20 at the Meridian Center in...

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  • Business models must change

    January 8, 2020

    By Mark Glaser Predictions are a tricky business, but there is one sure thing for 2020: local news publishers cannot depend on the old ways of doing business. The time for chain newspapers wielding...

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