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Film premieres with red carpet event

Film premieres with red carpet eventWith eight "movie stars" greeting them from the red carpet, some 175 people came to the historic Fargo Theatre June 2 for the premier of "Newspaper Pioneers: The History of the North Dakota Press."

read article >6/16/17 (Fri)

NDNA/NDNAEF Elections

NDNA/NDNAEF ElectionsHarvey Brock, publisher of The Dickinson Press, has been elected president of the North Dakota Newspaper Association. Brock was elected Friday, April 28 at the association’s 131st annual convention in Aberdeen, S.D. He succeeds Sara Plum, editor of the Benson County Farmers Press in Minnewaukan and The Lakota American.

read article >5/04/17 (Thu)

ND newspapers top SD in ‘Best of Dakotas’ competition

ND newspapers top SD in ‘Best of Dakotas’ competitionNorth Dakota newspapers have been judged “Best of the Dakotas” in four of five circulation categories. The awards were handed out Friday, April 28, 2017 during a joint convention of newspaper association members from the two states. This is the third time that newspapers from the two Dakotas have gone head-to-head in a general excellence style competition. The first time, in 2013, North Dakota won three of the five categories.

read article >5/04/17 (Thu)

Speakers booked for symposium

Speakers booked for symposiumThe NDNA Education Foundation's fall conference schedule has been set. Penelope Abernathy, Tim Waltner, and Sarah Cavanah will be the keynote speakers October 14-15 at the UND Student Union.

read article >6/23/16 (Thu)

Pulitzer winners share their philosophies

Pulitzer winners share their philosophiesPulitzer Prize winners Jacqui Banaszynski and Carol Guzy told their prize-winning stories at the 130th Annual North Dakota Newspaper Association convention in Crosby, ND on May 6. One of own, Mike Jacobs, formerly of the Grand Forks Herald, also told his Pulitzer story for the attendees.

read article >5/12/16 (Thu)

Froseth, Jacobs inducted into ND Newspaper Hall of Fame

Froseth, Jacobs inducted into ND Newspaper Hall of FameGlen Froseth, retired publisher of the Kenmare News, and Mike Jacobs, retired editor and publisher of the Grand Forks Herald, were enshrined Friday, May 6, 2016 as the 53rd and 54th members of the North Dakota Newspaper Hall of Fame.

read article >5/11/16 (Wed)

Stenehjem, Burgum trade barbs in gubernatorial debate

Stenehjem, Burgum trade barbs in gubernatorial debateBy Amy Dalrymple on May 7, 2016 at 3:35 p.m. CROSBY, N.D. – A governor's debate held in a small town North Dakota hockey arena grew heated Saturday when two Republican rivals got a chance to face off. The 90-minute debate sponsored by the North Dakota Newspaper Association was mostly polite until toward the end when candidates had the opportunity to ask an opponent a question.

read article >5/11/16 (Wed)

Sara Plum named president of state newspaper association

Sara Plum named president of state newspaper associationSara J. Plum, editor of county newspapers in Minnewaukan and Lakota, has been elected president of the North Dakota Newspaper Association. Plum was elected Saturday, May 7 at the association’s 130th annual convention in Crosby. She succeeds Cecile Wehrman, publisher of The Journal in Crosby and The Tioga Tribune.

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North Dakota’s top newspapers selected

North Dakota’s top newspapers selectedFive newspapers have been judged best in their classes in the North Dakota Newspaper Association's Better Newspaper contest, plus many others were selected as special award winners. Awards were presented at the 130th Annual NDNA convention in Crosby, ND on May 6.

read article >5/11/16 (Wed)