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Sunshine Week Guest Column – John Bodette


Sunshine Week is celebrated March 12-18, 2017. This guest column is available for publication in your newspaper.

Pumarlo: Are you ready for the new year? Take an inventory


Are you ready for 2017? All newsrooms should prepare an editorial calendar and review it regularly.

Slimp: What I learned in Ohio


Visit with newspapers in Buckeye State cures Kevin’s winter “funk”

Ad-libs: Advertising is all about motivation


The most effective ads are those that appeal to the right motivation.

Participate in Sunshine Week 2017


Sunshine Week is fast approaching, March 12 through March 18.

Slimp: Finding the truth


It seems to be on a lot of minds By: Kevin Slimp The transition from 2016 to 2017 […]

Henninger: Text type suggestions


By: Ed Henninger A reader emailed to mention that I’d recently written a column listing New Century Schoolbook […]

Ad-libs: If your marketing were a car, what would it be?


By John Foust Raleigh, NC Lawrence told me about a technique for gathering information from prospective advertisers. “I’ve […]

Detroit Lakes Tribune & St. Cloud Times Named Top Newspapers

MNA 150th FEAT

Detroit Lakes and St. Cloud took home top honors at the 2017 Better Newspaper Contest banquet. Click here for a full list of winners!

Special Awards Presented at the MNA Convention

MNA 150th FEAT

John Bodette was honored with the Distinguished Service to Journalism award and four were inducted into the Half Century Club.