2022 MNA Better Newspaper Contest

Design Portfolio ( 5,001 - 10,000 Multi-Day,Under 5,000 Multi-Day) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Brainerd Dispatch
    Entry Title: Jessica Gaden Page Design Portfolio
    Entry Credit: Jessica Gaden
    Judge Comment: Your top of the fold layout on front is a real eye catcher and sells a lot of single copies, I suspect. Have you ever considered same size on deck heads. The bigger ones tend to fight with the main headline.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Willmar - West Central Tribune
    Entry Title: Paula Chhetri Page Design Portfolio
    Entry Credit: Paula Chhetri
    Judge Comment: Nice photos, well played. Good headlines.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Alexandria Echo Press
    Entry Title: Marcy Nickel Page Design Portfolio
    Entry Credit: Marcy Nickel
    Judge Comment: I loved the way you gave good photos the play they deserved. I'm not sure what the white space is in the bottom left corner. Got to be a different way to do that.
  • Competition Comment: None