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Northwest Herald
Editor's Desk: Let Illinois leaders know: Adopt a state budgetof the State Journal-Register, reached out to fellow newspapers last week throu
Editor's Desk: Let Illinois leaders know: Adopt a state budget
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
of the State Journal-Register, reached out to fellow newspapers last week through the Illinois Associated Press and the Illinois Press Association, suggesting newspapers join forces to deliver this important message to Rauner and our elected... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
McCaleb: Let state leaders know: Adopt a budgetof the State Journal-Register, reached out to fellow newspapers last week throu
McCaleb: Let state leaders know: Adopt a budget
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
of the State Journal-Register, reached out to fellow newspapers last week through the Illinois Associated Press and the Illinois Press Association, suggesting newspapers join forces to deliver this important message to Rauner and our elected... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Indian Creek retirement dinner for superintendent may have broken state lawbody held for the purpose of discussing public business." Don Craven, whose la
Indian Creek retirement dinner for superintendent may have broken state law
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
body held for the purpose of discussing public business." Don Craven, whose law firm serves as general counsel to the Illinois Press Association, said discussion of the superintendent's retirement – the stated purpose of the dinner – would... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
N-G repeats as top newspaperSPRINGFIELD — For the second consecutive year, The News-Gazette was named the s
N-G repeats as top newspaper
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
SPRINGFIELD — For the second consecutive year, The News-Gazette was named the state's best newspaper in its class by the Illinois Press Association. Retaining the Mabel S. Shaw Memorial Trophy as sweepstakes winner among medium-sized newspapers, The... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
IPA honors ForemanNews-Gazette president John Foreman (center) is joined by Illinois Press Associ
IPA honors Foreman
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
News-Gazette president John Foreman (center) is joined by Illinois Press Association Board president Sam Fisher (left) and retired News-Gazette executive editor John Beck after receiving the IPA Distinguished Service Award in Springfield. John... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Woodstock School District 200 Board to Re-Vote on Superintendent Contract Extension; Resident Charges Board Violated Open Meetings Actwhy consideration of the superintendent's contract was not specifically listed
Woodstock School District 200 Board to Re-Vote on Superintendent Contract Extension; Resident Charges Board Violated Open Meetings Act
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 13 days ago
why consideration of the superintendent's contract was not specifically listed on it. Don Craven, legal counsel for the Illinois Press Association, said court rulings have stated school districts cannot post vague descriptions on meeting... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Time to tee it up againI’m proud to say it’s an award winner. Word recently came in that the column r
Time to tee it up again
SaukValley.com / Posted 15 days ago
I’m proud to say it’s an award winner. Word recently came in that the column received honorable mention notice in the Illinois Press Association contest, in the sports column category. Yes sir!, as Verne Lundquist once said during a famous... Read more
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Daily Herald
IPA honors DailyHerald.com as best news web siteDailyHerald.com has been named best website by the Illinois Press Association.
IPA honors DailyHerald.com as best news web site
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
DailyHerald.com has been named best website by the Illinois Press Association. It was one of 19 awards the Daily Herald received Friday from the IPA, including top prizes for community service and for coverage of taxation. The awards were presented... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Pekin Daily Times collects 11 awardsand Michael Smothers amassed five first-place awards in the 2016 Illinois Assoc
Pekin Daily Times collects 11 awards
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
and Michael Smothers amassed five first-place awards in the 2016 Illinois Associated Press Media Editors Journalism and Illinois Press Association Best of the Press contests. The Times also received a prestigious Honorable Mention among top... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Standard wins three Illinois Press Association awardsThe Journal- Posted Jun. 10, 2016 at 6:37 PM The Journal-Standard won two mor
Standard wins three Illinois Press Association awards
The Journal-Standard / Posted 20 days ago
The Journal- Posted Jun. 10, 2016 at 6:37 PM The Journal-Standard won two more awards today for its three-day series "Rebuilding Neighborhoods."The series, which examined crime and socioeconomic... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Standard wins three Illinios Press Association awardsfirst place for public service reporting and second place for news reporting-se
Standard wins three Illinios Press Association awards
The Journal-Standard / Posted 20 days ago
first place for public service reporting and second place for news reporting-series in its circulation division in the Illinois Press Association. These awards recognize local editor Jillian Duchnowski, former reporter Karen Patterson, staff... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Journal Star wins 32 awards from Illinois Press Association, second in sweepstakes trophySPRINGFIELD — The Journal Star on Friday won 32 Illinois Press Association and
Journal Star wins 32 awards from Illinois Press Association, second in sweepstakes trophy
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 20 days ago
SPRINGFIELD — The Journal Star on Friday won 32 Illinois Press Association and four Illinois Associated Press awards at this year’s IPA conference held in Springfield. The 32 IPA awards won by the Journal Star earned enough points to place second... Read more
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Daily Herald
Is your school district keeping new teachers' contract secret?be accessible to the public. "It seems to me a very dangerous way to do busine
Is your school district keeping new teachers' contract secret?
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
be accessible to the public. "It seems to me a very dangerous way to do business," Don Craven, general counsel of the Illinois Press Association, said of school boards that vote on a contract before it's final. There's no way to know whether... Read more
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Daily Herald
Dist. 15 board: We didn't see the full 10-year contract before approving itthe 75-page contract that was released Thursday -- more than six weeks after th
Dist. 15 board: We didn't see the full 10-year contract before approving it
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
the 75-page contract that was released Thursday -- more than six weeks after the board voted -- the general counsel of the Illinois Press Association believes the contract's validity could be called into question. "We don't know that these two... Read more

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