Mar 2019

    <h2>From golf to music to shop talk</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/from-golf-to-music-to-shop-talk/">From golf to music to shop talk</a></span>This summer newspaper folk from the Dakotas will golf in the picturesque Badlands and watch an acclaimed musical review in a natural outdoor amphitheater, and in between they'll talk a lot of shop. It's all at the NDNA-SDNA joint convention to be held May 30 to June 1 in the tourist town of Medora, at the doorstep to Theodore Roosevelt National Park.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/from-golf-to-music-to-shop-talk/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">3/15/19 (Fri)</span></em></p>
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    Feb 2019

    <h2>Speidel nominated to take leadership of NDNA board</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/speidel-nominated-to-take-leadership-of-ndna-board/">Speidel nominated to take leadership of NDNA board</a></span>Karen Speidel, editor of the Hankinson News-Monitor, has been nominated for election to the presidency of NDNA.



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    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/speidel-nominated-to-take-leadership-of-ndna-board/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">2/20/19 (Wed)</span></em></p>
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    Jan 2019

    <h2>Newspaper of the Week popular at capitol</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/newspaper-of-the-week-popular-at-capitol/">Newspaper of the Week popular at capitol</a></span>Each week a different newspaper is featured, bringing copies of the latest edition that are distributed to all legislators as well as to the governor, attorney general and others. It's a way for NDNA members to stay visible as legislators debate issues that sometimes have direct impact on the work newspapers do week in and week out.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/newspaper-of-the-week-popular-at-capitol/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">1/17/19 (Thu)</span></em></p>
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    Dec 2018

    <h2>NDNA Media Guide and Data Kit cover contest winners</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/ndna-media-guide-and-data-kit-cover-contest-winners/">NDNA Media Guide and Data Kit cover contest winners</a></span>NDNA members submitted 36 photos in the annual competition to select photos for the covers of the 2019 North Dakota Media Guide and the Newspaper Rate and Data Kit.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/ndna-media-guide-and-data-kit-cover-contest-winners/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">12/12/18 (Wed)</span></em></p>
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    Nov 2018

    <h2>Newspaper of the Week: 2019 Legislative Session</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/newspaper-of-the-week-2019-legislative-session/">Newspaper of the Week: 2019 Legislative Session</a></span>Each week of the 2019 Session of the North Dakota Legislature one newspaper will be designated Newspaper of the Week. During the week, copies of that newspaper will be distributed to all members of the Legislature as well as to various state agency offices.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/newspaper-of-the-week-2019-legislative-session/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">11/28/18 (Wed)</span></em></p>
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    <h2>It's another record for Foundation grants</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/its-another-record-for-foundation-grants/">It's another record for Foundation grants</a></span>For the first time, the annual grant program of the NDNA Education Foundation will exceed $100,000. The 2019 grant package is mixed with tried and true programs like internships and the State Spelling Bee as well as new programs like a Grand Forks Herald public reporting project and a student news writing competition.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/its-another-record-for-foundation-grants/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">11/14/18 (Wed)</span></em></p>
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    Oct 2018

    <h2>Forum editor appointed to seat on NDNA Board of Directors</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/forum-editor-appointed-to-seat-on-ndna-board-of-directors/">Forum editor appointed to seat on NDNA Board of Directors</a></span>Matthew Von Pinnon, editor of The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, has been appointed to a seat on the board of directors of NDNA. He replaces Matt McMillan, who resigned after taking a newspaper job in Minnesota. Von Pinnon has worked at The Forum for 24 years, the last 12 as editor.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/forum-editor-appointed-to-seat-on-ndna-board-of-directors/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">10/11/18 (Thu)</span></em></p>
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    Sep 2018

    <h2>Learning opps aplenty this fall</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/learning-opps-aplenty-this-fall/">Learning opps aplenty this fall</a></span>This year's Witham Symposium on Excellence in Newspapers has something for anyone and a lot for everyone. The symposium will be held Oct. 18-19 at the Bismarck Public School's Career Academy at Bismarck State College.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/learning-opps-aplenty-this-fall/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">9/11/18 (Tue)</span></em></p>
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    Aug 2018

    <h2>Opponents line up against costly tariffs</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/opponents-line-up-against-costly-tariffs/">Opponents line up against costly tariffs</a></span>In North Dakota, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Rep. Kevin Cramer have signed on as co-sponsors of bills to provide relief to newspapers whose costs have dramatically increased as a result of newsprint tariffs. In addition, 19 members of Congress testified at the International Trade Commission's hearing last month in opposition to the newsprint tariffs. NDNA is a member of the STOPP Coalition, a national group fighting the tariffs.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/opponents-line-up-against-costly-tariffs/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">8/16/18 (Thu)</span></em></p>
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    Jul 2018

    <h2>Committee focusing on transparency</h2>
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    <p><span class="tinythumbnail"><a href="/news/news-archive/committee-focusing-on-transparency/">Committee focusing on transparency</a></span>The NDNA Government Relations Committee will focus on transparency issues when it convenes Friday, July 13 in Bismarck. At the top of the committee's agenda is discussion of a bill draft that would give counties the option of publishing their minutes online rather than in newspapers. There also are several other matters that threaten to chip away at government transparency, said Committee Chairman Tom Monilaws, general manager of the Traill County Tribune in Mayville.</p>
    <p><span style="float: left;"><a href="/news/news-archive/committee-focusing-on-transparency/ ">read article &gt;</a></span><em><span style="float: right;">7/12/18 (Thu)</span></em></p>
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