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  • Three named to Newspaper Hall of Fame

    March 1, 2019

    TOPEKA — Three long-time journalists were honored as the 2019 inductees into the Kansas Newspaper Hall of Fame Friday night here at the annual convention of the Kansas Press Association. They...

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  • We need judges for Mississippi news contest

    February 15, 2019

    We need volunteers to sign up to judge the Mississippi Better Newspaper Editorial Contest. Reciprocal judging helps all press associations conduct their newspaper excellence contests. If you sign...

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  • Public notice bill introduced in Kansas Legislature

    February 15, 2019

    A bill that would give governmental units the option to designate their own websites as their official publication popped up again Monday in the Kansas House of Representatives. “We were hoping we...

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  • KPA convention to feature Underwood presentation

    December 13, 2018

    The Kansas Press Association annual convention in February will feature a nationally renowned speaker on generational audience engagement and a host of sessions of interest to staff members of Kansas...

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  • KPA dues statements out this week

    December 13, 2018

    Dues statements for membership in the Kansas Press Association for 2019 will be mailed out later this week. “We hope all members will continue to be a valued partner in our efforts,” said Emily...

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  • Shawnee Dispatch prints final edition

    November 28, 2018

    The Shawnee Dispatch is ceasing publication. Today's edition will be the last for the 16-year-old newspaper. Declines in advertising revenue prompted the decision, said publisher Scott Stanford....

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  • KPA has a snazzy camera for sale ... half price!

    November 13, 2018

    The Kansas Press Association has a sophisticated camera for sale. It's a Canon EOS 60D camera with a TAMRON lens and RODE microphone and a carrying backpack and all the cables. Click on the picture...

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  • New ad commission structure gains attention

    November 13, 2018

    While the Kansas Press Association’s decision to change its commission structure has not borne fruit yet, the change will still make our rates more competitive as more agencies and clients learn...

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  • Deadline for special award nominations is Dec. 1

    November 13, 2018

    The deadline is Dec. 1 to make nominations for the Kansas Newspaper Hall of Fame, the Clyde M. Reed Jr. Master Editor Award and the Gaston Outstanding Mentor Award. To qualify for the Hall of Fame,...

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  • How to rebuild trust in media proves tricky

    September 11, 2018

    Figuring out just how to rebuild Americans’ trust in media is proving to be a tricky question. The Knight Foundation and Gallup shared their latest findings on mixing the perfect potion, after...

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