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Now through June 23 – “American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith” exhibit about democracy and civics education – at Durham Museum, Omaha

Now through June 23 – “American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith” exhibit about democracy and civics education – at Durham Museum, Omaha

| April 17, 2019

Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution, this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on democracy and civics education. Featuring engaging multimedia experiences, […]

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NPA Foundation 2019-20 Scholarship Recipients Announced

NPA Foundation 2019-20 Scholarship Recipients Announced

| April 12, 2019

Nebraska Press Association Foundation 2019 Scholarship Recipients Announced The Nebraska Press Association Foundation has announced the recipients of their 2019 scholarships. This year, $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to two collegiate students and four high school students: Kamrin Baker, Omaha, NE; Natalie Saenz, Scottsbluff, NE; Jenna Ebbers, Cambridge, NE; Mitchell Lierman, West Point, NE; Grace […]

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Press Releases Recap Awards & Contest Winners: 2019 NPA Annual Convention, April 5-6, in Kearney

Press Releases Recap Awards & Contest Winners: 2019 NPA Annual Convention, April 5-6, in Kearney

| March 24, 2019

Press releases from 2019 NPA Convention – Friday & Saturday, April 5-6 in Kearney, NE: Omaha World-Herald Awards – Community Service & Service to Agriculture – Press Release   Kent Warneke, Norfolk Daily News Named Master Editor-Publisher – Press Release   Outstanding Young Nebraska Journalist Awards – Press Release   Harpst Leadership Nebraska Award – […]

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Media of Nebraska Unveiled “THINK F1RST” First Amendment Initiative on July 4, 2018

Media of Nebraska Unveiled “THINK F1RST” First Amendment Initiative on July 4, 2018

| June 29, 2018

MEDIA OF NEBRASKA UNVEILED “THINK F1RST” FIRST AMENDMENT INITIATIVE CONTACTS: Allen Beermann, NPA Executive Director – abeermann@nebpress.com – 402-476-2851 AND Jim Timm, NBA President/Executive Director – jim@ne-ba.org – 402-933-5995  At a news conference on June 28, 2018, in the Nebraska State Capitol Rotunda, members of Media of Nebraska unveiled a public awareness campaign about the […]

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Sign up now for NEHires.com!

Sign up now for NEHires.com!

| March 11, 2015

More and more newspapers are signing up for NEHires.com. Over 90 Nebraska daily & weekly newspapers have already signed up. This is a new jobs/career posting website being launched by NPA in an effort to help newspapers grow their employment advertising by offering more exposure, resulting in a better return on the customer’s advertising investment […]

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Rejecting ads and the law

Rejecting ads and the law

| March 11, 2015

By Rob James, NPAS Sales Director Your newspaper may encounter situations where you are unsure if you should accept an ad. We encountered a situation like this recently when a newspaper called to express concern over the content of an ad we had sent them. Many newspapers turn to NPAS for advice when this occurs. […]

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Purchase your copy of the 2019 Nebr Press Assn Directory/Ratebook – Available Now

Purchase your copy of the 2019 Nebr Press Assn Directory/Ratebook – Available Now

| March 11, 2015

NPA 2019 Directory/Ratebook available now for purchase Directory price is $40.00 (+ $1.90 1st Class postage). To purchase a copy, call the NPA office (800-369-2850/402-476-2851) and ask for Susan Watson. Pre-payment by credit card or check is required. Call the NPA office and provide your cc info over the phone.   The NPA directory is […]

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National Newspaper Association (NNA) Video

National Newspaper Association (NNA) Video

| September 9, 2014

The National Newspaper Association works on behalf of our newspaper industry on the federal level – just like the Nebraska Press Association works on behalf of our member newspapers on the state level. WHY JOIN NNA?  Because America’s community newspapers need a leader and advocate, a trusted, respected voice with a passion for the news […]

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Video promotes newspapers as relevant platform

Video promotes newspapers as relevant platform

| May 23, 2014

(Newspaper National Network) — This video is a great illustration that newspapers are alive and well and a relevant platform with deep ties in our culture–and a great future ahead with digital AND print.       See the video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=wRlTJI36WC0

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