2022 MNA Better Newspaper Contest

Best Advertisement ( 5,001 - 10,000 Multi-Day) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Brainerd Dispatch
    Entry Title: Pit Happens Catering
    Entry Credit: Jill Wasson, Andy Goble
    Judge Comment: I love this ad and would order from them based on this ad. Bold, colorful, great layout and information placement. The background is perfect along with the photos. Well done
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Willmar - West Central Tribune
    Entry Title: Emporia
    Entry Credit: Rhea Yeadon, Tasha Kenyon
    Judge Comment: Less bold font and more fine font with the great graphics would add to the high-end effect. Beautiful ad.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Alexandria Echo Press
    Entry Title: Elden's Fresh Foods
    Entry Credit: Diann Drew, Brenda Lawrence
    Judge Comment: Less white outer glow would be helpful. But it's a fun, clever and bright ad.
  • Competition Comment: This was a difficult one to judge. I had 10 ads on my favorite list. Viking Sportsmen and Anderson Florist, Hedine Jewelers and New London Bakery need to at least be mentioned. All wonderful ads.