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To protect and serve the common interests of its newsmedia members, to help members inform and thereby strengthen their communities, and to foster the highest ideals, ethics and traditions of journalism, a free press and the news profession.

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CNPA contest winners tabulated

CNPA contest winners tabulated

Notifications of Better Newspapers Contest winners (first and second place) will be emailed to publishers, editors and contest registrants this week. Look for the subject line “BNC winner notification” in the email.

A link to the list of newspapers and the categories in which they have won either first or second will be posted on the CNPA website home page later this week.

First-place general excellence plaques will be awarded and other winners honored at the BNC Luncheon on Saturday, May 20, during the 2017 Press Summit at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.

Click here to register for the BNC Luncheon.

This year’s contest received 3,254 entries in 39 editorial, 12 campus and 17 advertising categories.

Questions? Contact Simon Birch, (916) 288-6010.