2019 MNA Better Newspaper Contest

Special Section ( 1,501 to 3,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Blooming Prairie Steele County Times
    Entry Title: Murder on the Prairie
    Entry Credit: Staff
    Judge Comment: A great way to bring challenging situations to light and how to get appropriate help. Timeline was beneficial in allowing readers to follow the tragedy. Overall great job in covering available resources and offering options for care.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Glenwood - Pope County Tribune
    Entry Title: Arts and Academics
    Entry Credit: Erica Stoen, Celeste Rapp, Tim Douglass, Erika Andreas, Emma Nyhammer
    Judge Comment: Nice section overall Good to see non-sports minded kids get recognition.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Luverne - Rock County Star Herald
    Entry Title: Luverne Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Hunting Opener
    Entry Credit: Staff
    Judge Comment: Overall appealing section promoting gun safety and hunting for youth in an environment many embrace.
  • Competition Comment: Tough job overall many winners here and winners could have been in any order. Congrats to all for a job well done!