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Hall of Fame induction videos available online

Videos for the induction of the 30th and 31st Missouri Newspaper Hall of Fame classes are available to view online…

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2021 Better Newspaper Contest results announced

2021 Better Newspaper Contest results announced Winners of the 2021 Missouri Press Association (MPA) Better Newspaper Contest were announced Saturday…

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Missouri Press Association elects 2022 officers, directors

Missouri Press Association elects 2022 officers, directors Publisher of the Shannon County Current Wave to succeed Liz Irwin Roger Dillon, publisher…

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WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DIVERSITY, INCLUSION, AND EQUITY?

By Meg Bolger For General Assembly Blog Diversity. Inclusion. Equity. DEI. These words and the issues they point to loom…

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How to (not) ask for help finding applicants for your program or job

By Angilee Shah For Source/Sincerely, Leaders of Color If you have ever been a newsroom manager, hiring editor, assigning editor, or…

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Legislative Report: VETO SESSION CALM IN HOUSE, DISORIENTED IN SENATE

The Missouri General Assembly met Wednesday, Sept. 15, for its annual Veto Session, resulting in no overturned legislation. Governor Mike…

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Legislative Report: MID-SEPTEMBER VETO SESSION NEXT WEEK

Missouri state legislators will gather in Jefferson City on Wednesday, Sept. 15, for their annual Veto Session. Each year, when…

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You can register now to attend Ozark Press Association’s meeting in October

The Ozark Press Association has announced it will meet Thursday, Oct. 14, at Bennett Spring Lodge, Bennett Spring State Park….

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Postage rate increase will go into effect Aug. 29, Court says

The Postal Service will raise postage rates on August 29, after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of…

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MPA Executive Director Maassen Elected Secretary of NAM

MPA Executive Director Mark Maassen Directors from 29 newspaper associations in the United States and Canada attended the Newspaper Association…

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The Missouri Press Association Nominating Committee has finalized a slate of officers, directors for 2022

The Missouri Press Association Nominating Committee met recently, finalizing a slate of MPA officers and directors for 2022, effective Jan. 1. The election of MPA officers and…

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Read All About It

The Read All About It NIE Activities Calendars are now posted for the entire first semester.  Get organized with access…

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Legislative Report: MISSOURI SUPREME COURT TOSSES OUT 2018 BILL DUE TO MULTIPLE SUBJECTS

A lawsuit filed by the City of De Soto and a De Soto resident (the plaintiffs) sought a declaratory judgment…

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Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame is Oct. 21

The Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame will induct the 2021 class during a special ceremony scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 21,…

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Register Today! 155th Annual Convention and Trade Show | Sept. 23-25 | Excelsior Springs

Register To Attend and Make Your Room Reservation Now! The post Register Today! 155th Annual Convention and Trade Show | Sept….

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Legislative Report: HOUSE BILL 362 MODIFYING THE SUNSHINE LAW, VETOED BY GOVERNOR PARSON

On July 9, Governor Mike Parson vetoed House Bill 362, sponsored by Rep. Bruce DeGroot, R-Ellisville, a bill modifying the…

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Legislative Report: GOVERNOR SIGNS COVID LIABILITY PROTECTION IN MISSOURI

Today Governor Mike Parson signed Senate Bill 51 & 42 (Luetkemeyer, R-Parkville), the bill establishing limited protection for persons and…

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Legislative Report: LEGISLATURE PASSES FRA BILL; AVOIDS FY22 BUDGET WITHHOLDS

The Missouri General Assembly ended its first special session of 2021 on Wednesday afternoon, June 30, as the House truly…

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Missouri Press Association announces 2021 Hall of Fame inductees

Missouri Press Association announces 2021 Hall of Fame inductees Inductees from 2020, 2021 will be honored during MPA’s 155th Annual Convention…

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Legislative Report: GOVERNOR CALLS SPECIAL SESSION FOR FRA

Governor Mike Parson (R) has announced a special session will begin at 12 noon on Wednesday, June 23, in the state capitol…

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Legislative Report: SPECIAL SESSIONS LIKELY ON MEDICAID FUNDING AND REDISTRICTING

Medicaid – On May 14, the Missouri General Assembly adjourned for the year without passing the extension of the federal…

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Legislative Report: SPECIAL SESSIONS LIKELY ON MEDICAID FUNDING AND REDISTRICTING

Medicaid – On May 14, the Missouri General Assembly adjourned for the year without passing the extension of the federal…

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Nominations sought for 2022 officers, directors

The Missouri Press Association nominating committee will be meeting to decide on candidates for 2022 MPA Second Vice President, Secretary,…

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Nominations sought for 2022 officers, directors

The Missouri Press Association nominating committee will be meeting to decide on candidates for 2022 MPA Second Vice President, Secretary,…

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Legislative Report: MISSOURI GENERAL ASSEMBLY SENDS ALL PASSED LEGISLATION TO GOVERNOR

The Missouri House of Representatives and Missouri Senate held technical sessions on Tuesday, May 25, and sent all bills that…

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Legislative Report: MISSOURI GENERAL ASSEMBLY SENDS ALL PASSED LEGISLATION TO GOVERNOR

The Missouri House of Representatives and Missouri Senate held technical sessions on Tuesday, May 25, and sent all bills that…

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Legislative Report: 2021 MISSOURI LEGISLATIVE SESSION COMES TO A CLOSE

The Missouri General Assembly ended the 2021 legislative session Friday, May 14 at 6:00 p.m. with some major accomplishments in…

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Legislative Report: 2021 MISSOURI LEGISLATIVE SESSION COMES TO A CLOSE

The Missouri General Assembly ended the 2021 legislative session Friday, May 14 at 6:00 p.m. with some major accomplishments in…

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Legislators have reintroduced a bill to examine the state of local journalism

From the Poynter Report: A bipartisan group of legislators reintroduced the Future of Local News Act Thursday. If passed, the bill would…

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Legislators have reintroduced a bill to examine the state of local journalism

From the Poynter Report: A bipartisan group of legislators reintroduced the Future of Local News Act Thursday. If passed, the bill would…

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