Now accepting 2021 contest entries!
It is the intent of the INA’s Better Newspaper Contests to recognize and reward Iowa newspaper enterprises for content of a local nature, that content which is unique to the communities the newspapers serve.
Register for the INF's Annual Writing Workshop!
This year’s INF Writing Workshop includes a 100% online interactive format designed to provide participants with multiple contacts with their professional coaches.
Online Public Notice Workshop
Public Notice Advertising is critically important to your newspaper and to your readers who benefit from the openness it provides. While public notice advertising laws can seem complex, the process is not that difficult to understand and implement.
Free Content from Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs
Entitled “Iowa Culture Wire”, the IDCA provides a monthly arts and culture article series to INA members– who may utilize the content free of charge in their newspapers.
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We love contest time! Another deadline is tough to add in the early fall when literally everything about running a newspaper feels full bore. But…Read More
The Better Newspaper Contests are judged by members of other state press associations. Judging is a reciprocal arrangement; each year INA “trades” with another state…Read More
2020 Iowa Newspaper Contest Results
Congratulations to the Iowa City Daily Iowan, the 2020 Newspaper of the Year!
Press Release Service
Are you looking for an easy way to get your press release delivered to media outlets across Iowa with one quick and easy step?