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  • New bylaws approved by membership

    July 21, 2021

    Kansas Press Association members have voted overwhelmingly in favor of fine-tuning and modernizing the association’s bylaws. Included in the changes approved is a streamlined board of directors,...

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  • Wunderlich is new KPA president

    July 21, 2021

    Robin Clasen Wunderlich, editor and publisher of the Eureka Herald, is the new president of the Kansas Press Association Board of Directors. She was elected along with a slate of directors by...

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  • Webinar Aug. 13 to focus on public notice

    July 21, 2021

    We believe strongly that public notices should be in printed legal newspapers. In fact, we spend a good deal of time each year both in Topeka and in our communities defending that notion. Sometimes...

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  • News union launches highly successful

    July 12, 2021

    By Angela Fu, Poynter In the past decade, workers at news publications have launched more than 200 union drives, and over 90% of them have been successful. Media outlets have called it a “wave...

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  • Attacks on journalists lead to arrests

    July 6, 2021

    By Devlin Barrett, The Washington Post Nearly six months after the U.S. Capitol riot, the Justice Department has begun arresting a new category of alleged criminals — those who attacked reporters or...

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  • Is Times v. Sullivan in jeopardy?

    July 6, 2021

    Last week, Supreme Court Justices Neil Gorsuch and Clarence Thomas called for the court to reconsider New York Times v. Sullivan, a 1964 landmark case that made it difficult for public figures to sue...

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  • Newspapers shine in AOE contest

    June 25, 2021

    For the second consecutive year, the Kansas Press Association’s Awards of Excellence ceremony was staged virtually. To access the presentation, go here.

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  • When you can, shop local and eat local

    June 22, 2021

    By Dean Ridings, CEO, America's Newspapers

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  • Trust depends on who publishes stories

    June 14, 2021

    By John Gramlich, Pew Research Center Americans see a variety of factors as important when it comes to deciding whether a news story is trustworthy or not, but their attitudes vary by party...

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  • Small papers can get in on donor funding

    June 9, 2021

    By Frank Mungeam, LMA chief innovation officer Myth: Only large publishers can realistically hope to fund critical local journalism through philanthropy. The Sun Herald in Biloxi, Miss., proved...

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