21st Annual Governmental Affairs Day

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
9 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Training / Workshops

Resources

Serial story ‘Opal & the Secret Code’

Author Janie Lancaster has created a low-cost, educational project of historical significance for the deaf community (an underserved population) and deaf children who attend your school system with limited communication in sign language. Lancaster’s nine-installment serial is based on a true story with lesson plans, sign Language graphics, pictures and historical information.

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Data / Research

For salary data, join NICS today

When you participate in the Inland Press Association's Newspaper Industry Compensation Survey (NICS), you're able to access results that provide reliable, up-to-date salary, benefits and incentives information.

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Member Services

Public Notice California

Public Notice California is a compilation of public notices published throughout the state of California. You will find notices from throughout California 24 hours a day, seven days a week about foreclosures, hearings, advertisements for bids, financial reports, ordinances and information about other government, business and judicial activities that are legally required to be published.

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Use house ads to promote public notices

The News Media Alliance (formerly NAA) offers several house ads you can download to promote public-notice advertising in newspapers.

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The only press release service operated by the press for the press. PR MediaRelease is a service of the California News Publishers Association.

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News

  • Register now for Feb. 21 Governmental Affairs Day
    Governmental Affairs Day
    Make plans to attend CNPA’s 21st Annual Governmental Affairs Day on Wednesday, Feb. 21 at the Sacramento Convention Center. Don’t miss the chance to meet and interact with California’s legislators …
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  • CNPA contests: Next step, judging
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    By the extended entry deadline last Friday, 2,500 separate entries from dailies and weeklies had been submitted for the California Journalism Awards (formerly known as the CNPA Better Newspapers …
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  • ArchiveInABox for Publishers
    SmallTownPapers, Inc., a CNPA Allied Partner, has launched a new archive management platform for newspaper publishers which is free to use and compatible with CMS publishing platforms. ArchiveInABox …
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  • Parlier Post goes out of print
    The Wednesday, Jan. 24 issue will be the final printing of the weekly Parlier Post. “It is our sad duty to announce that the economic viability of The Parlier Post could no longer maintain pace with …
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  • Stick to the basics: Present all sides of the story
    Most reporters can likely relate to this scenario. Someone speaks up at a public meeting to unleash criticism about an individual or organization. Reporters have little difficulty presenting a …
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  • Paulette Brown-Hinds joins Irvine Foundation board
    Paulette Brown Hinds
    The James Irvine Foundation Paulette Brown-Hinds, publisher of the Black Voice News in Riverside, to its board of directors. “I am excited to join Irvine’s board at this time, when there is so much …
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  • Mac Tully moving on from Denver Post
    Mac Tully
    Mac Tully is stepping down as Denver Post CEO and publisher executive vice president of Digital First Media. He is a former San Jose Mercury News publisher and former member of the CNPA Board of …
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  • Joe Kieta to head Fresno Bee news
    Joe Kieta
    The Modesto Bee’s Joe Kieta becomes executive editor and senior vice president at The Fresno Bee, The Modesto Bee reports. He has held that position in Modesto since 2012 and previously headed …
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  • Want compensation data? Join survey
    Newspapers are in a new phase of human resources restructuring. The emphasis no longer is on shrinking headcount — though layoffs are continuing at some organizations — but on assembling a workplace …
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  • Lauren Gustus to McClatchy regional editor
    Lauren Gustus
    Lauren Gustus begins in February as a West Coast regional editor for The McClatchy Co., The Sacramento Bee reports. Gustus, a Pepperdine University alum, has been vice president and executive editor …
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