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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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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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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

  • California Journalism Awards winners named
    2017 General Excellence Winners
    Following a multimedia slide show, first-place plaques for General Excellence and Online General Excellence were presented at the 2017 California Journalism Awards Luncheon on April 14 in Sonoma. …
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  • Members approve bylaw changes
    Ron Hasse Summit 2018
    CNPA’s Active Members last week voted to approve two bylaws changes. One will change the chair of the Nominating Committee from the immediate CNPA past-president to the vice president, …
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  • Two new CNPA members named
    The CNPA Board of Directors approved membership applications from these publications at its April 12 meeting: Class Member San Quentin News (monthly); Steve McNamara, publisher Campus Member Branham …
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  • Pulitzer for Press Democrat’s fire coverage
    Steve Falk
    The Press Democrat in Santa Rosa has won the Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News for its coverage of last fall’s wildfires, which killed 40 people and destroyed 6,190 homes in the region. “The real test …
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  • Add local input to national survey
    Borrell Video
    Here’s your chance to find out what YOUR advertisers are thinking. Borrell Associates invites CNPA members to participate in its 2018 Local Advertiser Survey, which is now underway. Watch video about …
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  • A year of change and opportunity
    Bill Johnson
    As my term as CNPA president concludes this month, I want to share some thoughts and observations about our association after having seen it more close-up than at any time during my 30-plus years as …
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  • E-Voting on directors, bylaws continues
    E-voting by CNPA Active Members began April 5 and ends at 2 p.m. this Thursday, April 12 for CNPA Officers and Directors and two proposed bylaw changes. Active Members should have received an email …
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  • Contest winners to be named Saturday
    Who’s a winner? We’ll let you know. Links to the full list of winners in the 2017 California Journalism Awards will be prominently posted at cnpa.com by 2 p.m. this Saturday.…
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  • Now available: Ads to fight newsprint tariffs
    Stop Tariffs On Printers And Publishers Coalition
    The News Media Alliance and the Stop Tariffs on Printers & Publishers (STOPP) Coalition have provided several new ads like this one for newspapers to run in their publications. CNPA is a member …
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  • How critically will newsprint tariffs affect you?
    The News Media Alliance (NMA) is gathering information about how the recently enacted tariffs on imported newsprint affect newspapers. The information gathered will help NMA and CNPA quantify the …
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