2022 MNA Better Newspaper Contest

General Excellence ( 1,001 - 1,500) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Tracy Area Headlight Herald
    Entry Title: General Excellence - Tracy Area Headlight Herald
    Entry Credit: Staff
    Judge Comment: This paper stood out for its design/layout, good editorial page, excellent use of photos, good sports coverage.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Frazee Vergas Forum
    Entry Title: Staff
    Entry Credit: Staff
    Judge Comment: This paper's strongest features were its editorial page and its attractive design/layout.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Kimball - Tri-County News
    Entry Title: Tri-County News general excellence
    Entry Credit: Jean Matua
    Judge Comment: I liked this paper's organization, in particular its clear labeling of "categories" of news--community, schools and sports, obituaries, announcements, etc.
  • Competition Comment: An impressive collection of weeklies. Minnesota is being well served.