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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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Winners announced in annual CNPA awards

The Los Angeles Times is the General Excellence winner in the large dailies division in the CNPA 2020 California Journalism Awards Print Contest. Good Times, Santa Cruz, is the winner in the large weeklies division. In the Digital Contest, The Sacramento Bee is the General Excellence winner in the...

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Nominate by May 21 for Freedom of Information Award

CNPA is seeking nominees for its 2021 Freedom of Information Award. The deadline is this Friday, May 21. Nominees from CNPA-Member companies should possess a continuing commitment to the public’s right to know and may be honored for a recent effort or a lifetime’s work. The 2021 winner...

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Free stuff: Local leads and scripts

Sammy Papert of Wormhole, a CNPA Allied Member, is ready to provide access to contacts for 25 business categories, plus email and phone-call scripts to aid CNPA Members in their local advertising efforts. Papert represents Pulse Research, whose Pulse Connect offers extensive data and contact information...

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Start benchmarking performance of politicians

By Jim Pumarlo It’s customary to rate the president’s performance after the first hundred days in office. The stark contrast in personalities and policies of Donald Trump and Joe Biden provides plenty of observations and commentary. National issues range from the pandemic and the economy...

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CNPA to offer members new, automated public notice platform

Column’s transformative technology saves time and money CNPA Members will soon have access to public notice software that they can deploy to reduce costs, improve margins and modernize customer experiences. The new software will make it easier for local governments, legal services and businesses to place...

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