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Got award-winners? Get to entering

Entry packages for the 2019 California Journalism Awards are in the mail and should arrive at CNPA-member offices this week. The rules and categories for this year’s contests are also available online: Print Digital Campus The contest website is now open. The deadline for entries...

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Providence Publications is applicant

Providence Publications, the Granite Bay-based publisher of Workers’ Comp Executive, Cal-OSHA Reporter and other niche publications, has applied for CNPA membership. J. Dale Debber is publisher of Providence Publications, which states on its website, “We work diligently to bring together for each niche the right...

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Official notice of CNPA board slate

In accordance with Article VI, Section 4. of the CNPA Bylaws, the following report of the Nominating Committee, headed by 2019/20 Secretary-Treasurer Simon Grieve, is submitted to all Active Members of the Association. Nominees for the 2020/21 officers and directors of the California News Publishers...

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Sinead Steele, Rick Rogers promoted at TownNews

TownNews, a CNPA Allied Member, has appointed Sinead Steele to vice president of operations, a new position; and Rick Rogers to chief revenue officer. “These changes are great for both TownNews and our customers,” said Brad Ward, CEO of TownNews. “Sinead and Rick are both...

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San Francisco Examiner editor: Membership is working

When I joined the San Francisco Media Company as the editor-in-chief in late 2018, one of the first things the managing editor of the San Francisco Examiner suggested was starting a program that would ask readers to contribute to the cost of local news gathering....

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Mariposa Gazette, Yosemite Valley School partner for Eye

At Yosemite Valley School, a tiny K-8 campus that serves families inside Yosemite National Park, young students are producing their own eight-page newspaper with the help of the weekly Mariposa Gazette. Editor and co-owner Greg Little, at right in photo, said the Yosemite Eye will...

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Ethics conference in Wisconsin, anyone?

On April 24, 2020, the Center for Journalism Ethics will host its 12th annual journalism ethics conference at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery in Madison, Wisc. Titled “Journalism Ethics & The Crisis in Local News,” this conference will bring together news media professionals, non-profit news...

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Women in Journalism Workshop

This conference is May 1-3, 2020 at the Reynolds Journalism Institute, Missouri School of Journalism, Columbia, Mo. It’s $75; travel help is available: Apply by Dec. 15 Conference details

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Our dynamic newsroom has an opening for a reporter who can also do some paginating (using InDesign). We’re looking for someone who can handle general assignment and beat reporting, hard news and feature writing; and who could (or is willing to learn to) help design...

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