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Oodles of awards blanket EOPubCo publications

East Oregonian Publishing Co. newspapers and websites brought home 55 awards and three general excellence placings from the Oregon Newspaper Publisher’s 2011 Better Newspaper Contest, July 14-15, in Gleneden Beach. EAST OREGONIAN The East Oregonian won the highest award presented to Oregon newspapers in its circulation group. Competing in the daily category for newspapers with […]


Daily Astorian garners 22 journalism awards

The Daily Astorian won 22 awards for journalism in the annual Better Newspapers Contest sponsored by the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association. The newspaper also placed third in the general excellence category. Four staff members earned first-place trophies. Photographer Alex Pajunas won the photo essay category for coverage of the rodeo at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds. […]


Newspaper wins 10 staff awards plus second-place general excellence in state contest

The Daily Astorian earned 10 awards in the annual Better Newspapers Contest organized by the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association for work in 2008. The newspaper also placed second in the general excellence category, for all newspapers with a daily circulation of 10,000 or below. The paper earned four first-place trophies. Photographer Alex Pajunas earned two. […]


Sixteen state awards for Daily Astorian staff

The Daily Astorian won 16 awards, including six first-place trophies, in the annual Better Newspapers Contest of the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association. The awards were presented at the ONPA’s annual convention at Gleneden Beach Friday. They honored work published in 2007. Reporter Cassandra Profita won two first-place awards. She won the educational writing category for a story […]