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Legislative Report: Week 8: Senate Works Night Shift on Legislation

The Missouri Senate, after canceling its sessions due to wintry weather conditions during the week of Feb. 15, worked overtime…

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Sunshine Week is March 14-20

Sunshine Week was launched in 2005 by the American Society of News Editors — now News Leaders Association — and…

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Pleasse take time for this survey about Sustainability Hub for Missouri

The Reynolds Journalism Institute is exploring the interest in a reporting collaboration in Missouri about climate adaptation and sustainability efforts….

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Stars & Stripes Museum seeks nominations for service awards

The National Stars and Stripes Museum and Library will host its 160th anniversary celebration in November. The celebration will take…

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Legislative Report: Week 7: Winter Chills Action by the Missouri General Assembly

WINTER CHILLS ACTION BY THE MISSOURI GENERAL ASSEMBLY Wintry weather, ice, snow, record-low temperatures . . . . all combined…

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NIE Week in coming…

NIE Week is March 1 though 5. Bring special Newspapers in Education Week content to your readers by visiting NIE…

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Legislative Report: Week 6: Frigid Cold Weather, Bills Just Keep on Comin’

The Missouri General Assembly worked through snow and frigid temperatures this week as members continue to move full speed ahead…

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Legislative Report: Week 4: State of the State Address

Missouri Governor Mike Parson presented his State of the State address on Jan. 27, to an in-person crowd, smaller than…

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Day at the Capitol recording available

Due to ongoing coronavirus considerations, the 31st Annual Missouri Press Association Day at the Capitol was held held virtually Thursday,…

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Legislative Report: Week 3: Quiet Week in the House due to Shutdown

It was a relatively quiet week in the Missouri Senate this week, but even quieter in the House of Representatives….

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Meet Clover, the Book Buddy

Looking for a feature for young readers, parents, grandparents, teachers and caregivers to promote children’s books?  Meet Clover, the new…

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Legislative Report: Week 2: Governor Parson Inaugurated, GA Rules & Committees

On Thursday evening, Jan. 14, the Missouri House announced it is canceling session for the coming week, Jan. 18-22. House…

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PRC postage increase order could represent existential threat to newspapers

From News Media Alliance: Arlington, VA – Today, the News Media Alliance and the National Newspaper Association – representing thousands of…

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Legislative Report: Week 1: 2021 Missouri Legislative Session Begins

NOW THAT 2020 IS IN THE REARVIEW MIRROR, GET READY FOR 2021First, mark your calendars! The 2021 legislative session of…

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From NNA: IRS issues new rule allowing deductible expenses under PPP

The Internal Revenue Service this week issued a new ruling to clarify that small businesses receiving Paycheck Protection Program loans…

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2021 Serial Story Is Here!

Miles and the Monarchs is the title of the Missouri Press Foundation’s Newspapers in Education’s 2021 serial story. The National…

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Find your legislator: U.S. Senate

Follow the link below to find contact information for Missouri’s U.S. Senators, Roy Blunt and Josh Hawley. Click here: https://www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm?State=MO…

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Enter Now! 2021 Best Ad Contest

2020 Was a CRAZY YEAR! Be rewarded for your headaches and hard work by entering the 2021 MPAME Best Ad…

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Find your legislator: U.S. House of Representatives

Follow the link below to find contact information for Missouri’s Representatives in Washington, D.C. Click here: https://www.house.gov/representatives#state-missouri The post Find…

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Find your legislator: Missouri Senate

Follow the link below to find contact information for the legislator representing your district. Click here: https://www.senate.mo.gov/senators-listing/ The post Find…

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Find your legislator: Missouri House

Follow the link below to find contact information for the legislator representing your district. Click here: https://house.mo.gov/MemberRoster.aspx The post Find…

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MPA Legislative Report: 2021 Missouri Legislative Session Issues

The COVID-19 pandemic is still challenging for everyone including legislators and members of the general public. In anticipation of the…

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From NNA: NOT TOO EARLY TO GET IN LINE FOR PPP 2.0 LOANS

The National Newspaper Association distributed the following regarding the additional stimulus funding passed by Congress and approved by Pres. Donald…

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Golden Quill entries deadline is Feb. 1, 2021

From International Society of Weekly Newspaper Editors: The Golden Quill entries deadline is Feb. 1, 2021.  Golden Quill entries should…

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Special Session Ends, MO COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery Website, MO State Board of Education Meeting

SPECIAL SESSION ENDS WITH CARES ACT BUDGET BILL,SLIGHT PROGRESS ON COVID-19 BUSINESS LIABILITY PROTECTIONThe Missouri Senate briefly discussed, then gave…

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Celebrating a Free Press’ birthday, Dec. 15

From The Free Speech Center: We deeply appreciate the support of the Missouri’s Press Association’s member newspapers in our efforts…

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Capitol Report widget can put statehouse news on your website in one spot

Many Missouri Press members are familiar with the Capitol Report that is written by Missouri School of Journalism students and…

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MPA needs your help during the 2021 legislative session

The pre-filing of bills has started in Jefferson City and the start of the 2021 session of the Missouri General…

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