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Apr 12, 2014

Here is a link to the winners list for the SDNA Better Newspapers Advertising Contest. Both news/editorial and advertising awards are listed in the file.
Apr 7, 2014

Chet Brokaw, who for more than three decades covered state government and most every major news event in South Dakota as a reporter and correspondent for The Associated Press, will receive South Dakota Newspaper Association’s Distinguished Service Award during the group’s upcoming convention.

Brokaw will be honored April 11 during SDNA’s 132nd annual convention in Pierre.

Brokaw retired last month at the end of main portion of the 2014 legislative session. He was recognized in both legislative chambers during his last day. Gov. Dennis Daugaard declared March 14 Chet Brokaw Day. During his career, Brokaw reported on 33 legislative sessions in South Dakota for the AP.

Brokaw graduated from Iowa State University in 1974 with a bachelor’s degree in economics. He was an ...
Mar 17, 2014

The Daily Republic at Mitchell has been named the first recipient of the Public Notice Resource Center’s national Public Notice Journalism Award for 2014.

The newspaper is recognized for a series inaugurated by an alert reader who spotted a payment by a local school board in a public notice. The reader’s tip to the newspaper led to a protracted open records lawsuit by the newspaper against the school district. The conclusion: the revelation of a $175,000 severance agreement with a former school superintendent that otherwise would not have reached the readers’ attention.

The award was presented March 13 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Daily Republic editor Seth Tupper accepted the award on behalf of the newspaper.

PNRC President Bradley L. Thompson ...

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