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Accepting nominations for Distinguished Service award

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Do you have a colleague who deserves recognition for exemplary service to his/her community and to Iowa’s newspaper industry? The INA encourages you to... Read more …

New public notice rates go into effect July 1

Monday, June 17, 2019
New rates for public notice advertising go into effect each year on July 1. INA is currently updating rate charts and documents. Information will be... Read more …

Accepting nominations for Master Editor-Publisher award

Monday, June 17, 2019
The floor is now open for 2020 Master Editor-Publisher nominations. The MEP award may be given to any person who at the time of selection is actively... Read more …

Share in your local newspaper: Bodycam video destroyed by Sheriff’s Department

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Bodycam video destroyed by Sheriff’s Department Freedom of information expert says attorney general should investigate By staff reporter Maquoketa Sentinel-press Jackson County Sheriff Russ Kettmann said Friday his department had destroyed... Read more …

A judge should not prohibit publishing facts

Wednesday, January 2, 2019
A judge should not prohibit publishing facts By Randy Evans Executive Director  Iowa Freedom of Information Council On the morning of Aug. 31, shortly after 8:30, a 12-year-old boy... Read more …