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Nebr Press Assn Foundation Journalism Scholarship Applications Now Available for 2019-20 (Collegiate and High School)

Nebr Press Assn Foundation Journalism Scholarship Applications Now Available for 2019-20 (Collegiate and High School)

| December 11, 2018

The Nebraska Press Association Foundation scholarship applications for 2019-20 current high school seniors and college students are now available. The Foundation will offer up to five total (high school and college) scholarships of $2,000 each. Preference will be given to Nebraska students who will be pursuing newspaper journalism education at a Nebraska college or university. […]

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John Gottschalk, Allen J. Beermann and “Stu” Bohacek (posthumously) inducted into 2018 Nebraska Journalism Hall of Fame

John Gottschalk, Allen J. Beermann and “Stu” Bohacek (posthumously) inducted into 2018 Nebraska Journalism Hall of Fame

| September 11, 2018

Three inductees, including the Executive Director of the Nebraska Press Association, were inducted into the Nebraska Journalism Hall of Fame on October 19, 2018, during an evening program and banquet at the Cornhusker Marriott in Lincoln, NE.  Over 380 guests attended the banquet. The Hall of Fame honors those distinguished persons who have made significant […]

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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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SAVE THE DATES! 2019 Nebr Press Assn Annual Convention, April 5-6, at Holiday Inn Conference Center, Kearney, NE

SAVE THE DATES! 2019 Nebr Press Assn Annual Convention, April 5-6, at Holiday Inn Conference Center, Kearney, NE

| September 26, 2017

The 2019 Annual Nebraska Press Association Convention is Friday-Saturday, April 5-6 in Kearney, NE, at the Holiday Inn/Younes Conference Center. Two days filled with networking, workshop sessions, awards and more. Check back for convention details.

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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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2019 Nebr Press Assn Directory/Ratebook will be available mid-February

2019 Nebr Press Assn Directory/Ratebook will be available mid-February

| March 11, 2015

The NPA’s 2019 Directory/Ratebook will be published in mid-February, 2019. Directory price is $40.00 (+ $2.47 1st Class postage). In mid-February, call the NPA office (800-369-2850/402-476-2851) and order a copy over the phone by credit card (MC or VS). The NPA directory is only available in print (not available online). The 52-page directory includes contact/publication […]

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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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