Editorial

New study highlights metrics useful for journalism

An American Press Institute project set out to create analytics about journalism for newsrooms. Their findings about digital reader preferences may surprise you.


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 […]


Chieftain staff rakes in five statewide journalism awards

The staff of the Wallowa County Chieftain was running on all cylinders in 2008 — and it showed in the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association’s (ONPA) 2009 Better Newspapers awards. The Chieftain staff won three first-place awards and two second-place awards at the July 17 awards banquet, held in Redmond, Ore. “The Wow in Wallowa,” better […]


Eagle news staff wins awards

REDMOND – The Blue Mountain Eagle won six awards in the annual Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association Better Newspapers Contest. The awards, announced last week at the organization’s convention in Redmond, included three first-place and three third-place honors. The awards, given by circulation division, are: Best Writing – Scotta Callister, first place, and Angel Carpenter, third […]


Observer staff wins record best 32 awards in WNPA contest

YAKIMA — At last Friday night’s awards dinner at the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association convention in Yakima, the Chinook Observer staff was honored with a record-best 32 awards for excellence in journalism in the associations annual Better Newspaper Contest. Topping off the night was the second place award for General Excellence, given to what is […]