New Era claims multiple awards in ONPA contest
Five first-place honors collected
October 13, 2021
The New Era won five first-place awards in this year’s Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association Better Newspapers Contest, four on the news side and one for advertising excellence.
The contest was judged this year by members of the Arizona Newspapers Association. It covered work done during the 2020 calendar year. Results were announced last month.
“We like to participate in this competition, not so much to win plaques to hang on our wall, but to get feedback from other journalists in other states on how we’re doing,” said Publisher and Editor Scott Swanson.
“We especially ar...