2019 MNA Better Newspaper Contest

Special Section ( 10,000 and Over,Under 10,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Brainerd Dispatch
    Entry Title: Veterans Salute, November 2018; Progress Edition, 2018.
    Entry Credit: Brainerd Dispatch
    Judge Comment: The cover with a local service hero was great. Advertising and articles related completely to the section. Old local military pictures make this a keepsake that people will want to keep. Great Job!
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Fargo/Moorhead - The Forum
    Entry Title: Best of
    Entry Credit: Forum staff
    Judge Comment: Section was very easy to read. Like how reporter interviewed the winners so you can learn more about the businesses. Advertiser thanking the community for voting them made me want to look through entire book. Colors were vibrant and made a very attractive section.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Willmar - West Central Tribune
    Entry Title: Impact of health care
    Entry Credit: Sharon Bomstad, and staff
    Judge Comment: Section is very attractive and related to the subject. Something I would read in a healthcare waiting room. Advertisement supported the section so everything flowed nicely.
  • Competition Comment: None