2022 MNA Better Newspaper Contest

Social Issues Story ( 3,001 to 7,000) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Edina Sun Current
    Entry Title: Edina High School students walk out
    Entry Credit: Caitlin Anderson
    Judge Comment: Thorough coverage of an event with added context to provide understanding of an important and troubling issue that often stays below the surface.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Worthington - The Globe
    Entry Title: COVID put stress on District 518 students
    Entry Credit: Kari Lucin
    Judge Comment: Revealing dive into a school district's information about COVID impacts on students. Offers a a local picture that is probably universal across the country.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: New London/Spicer - Lakes Area Review
    Entry Title: Drag show becomes constitutional issue
    Entry Credit: Brett Blocker
    Judge Comment: Thorough coverage with lots of voices to provide some balance on a divisive issue that is in the news a lot these days.
  • Competition Comment: None