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Sunrise Headlines podcast: Tuesday, April 16, 2019

View this story on its original site Your morning headlines for Tuesday, April 16, 2019. This podcast provides a quick rundown of top stories that can be found in today’s edition of the Herald & News. This podcast is also available as a subscription on iTunes and Google Play Music, and many popular podcast hosting […]

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Lake County Fairgrounds mulls renovations

View this story on its original site LAKEVIEW — Lake County Fairgrounds may soon see a change in facilities, layout and appearance following completion of a master plan funded, in part, through a recently acquired grant. With the assistance of South Central Oregon Economic Development District (SCOEDD), a $50,000 Local Economic Opportunity Fund Program grant […]

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Elgas works out of jams to lead Belgrade to victory

View this story on its original site Erin Elgas wasn’t happy. As Belgrade’s ace saw it, Helena High’s Riley Thennis didn’t make an attempt to avoid an inside pitch. The junior got a free trip to the bag and it loaded the bases with one out in the bottom of the sixth with a tenuous […]

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Kuna Melba News to get new owner

KUNA – Pioneer News Group, parent company of the Idaho Press-Tribune, is in the process of purchasing the Kuna Melba News, a weekly newspaper in Kuna. Pioneer is purchasing the paper from RIM Publications, a Seattle-based company that has owned the Kuna Melba News since 2011. “Adding the Kuna Melba News to Pioneer’s family of […]

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Pioneer News Group purchasing Kuna Melba News

April 27, 2016 KUNA – Pioneer News Group, parent company of the Idaho Press-Tribune, is in the process of purchasing the Kuna Melba News, a weekly newspaper in Kuna. Pioneer is purchasing the paper from RIM Publications, a Seattle-based company that has owned the Kuna Melba News since 2011. “Adding the Kuna Melba News to […]

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Skagit Publishing/Pioneer News co-owner Susan Scripps Wood dies

Susan Scripps Wood, an owner and former board chairwoman of Skagit Publishing parent company Pioneer News Group, died Monday in her Mount Vernon home of more than 50 years. She was 80. Wood was a Seattle native and great-granddaughter of E.W. Scripps, who built a large newspaper chain that included the Cincinnati-based E.W. Scripps Co. […]

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Dave Welsh to lead Herald Journal in 2016

Working at The Herald Journal is something Advertising Director Dave Welsh knows well. Born and raised in Cache Valley, Welsh joined the paper in 1999 as an inside sales representative at age 19 after graduating high school. Through the years, he’s been promoted and most recently became the newspaper’s ad director in October 2013. Now […]

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Widick new GM for Standard Journal

The Standard Journal is entering a new era of leadership with the promotion of Lisa Widick to general manager. Widick, formerly the advertising manager at the newspaper, began working at the Standard Journal in 1998 and has lived in the Upper Valley since 1992. “I love the newspaper, I love this community and the two […]

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Heinen new GM at Teton Valley News

The Teton Valley News is entering a new era of leadership with the promotion of Meg Heinen to general manager. Heinen, formerly the advertising director at the newspaper, began working at the Teton Valley News in 2007 and has lived in Teton Valley since 1997. “What I love most about working at the TVN is […]

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Madison CARES, Standard Journal receives national awards

REXBURG — A nine-part series featuring mental health issues that appeared last year in the Standard Journal has received two national awards. The series, which featured a wide variety of topics, was entered in a national contest by Madison CARES, the Madison School District program that focuses on mental health. The Excellence in Community Communication […]

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Herald and News wins eight statewide journalism awards

The Herald and News staff took home eight awards from the annual Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association’s Better Newspaper Contest for 2014. The paper competes among dailies in the state with 10,000 to 25,000 circulation. The convention where the awards were handed out was in Gleneden Beach recently. The Virginia newspaper association judged the contest. Regional […]

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Daily Record wins awards for school and sports reporting

Two Daily Record staffers won awards in this year’s Society of Professional Journalists Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest. Lauren Takores won a third place award for comprehensive coverage for her reporting on Morgan Middle School. Voters approved a bond earlier this year to fund a remodel and new construction project at the school. Former sports […]

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