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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

For the second year in a row, the Montana Newspaper Association has selected the Bozeman Daily Chronicle as the state’s best daily newspaper. At the association’s Better Newspaper Contest last weekend in Big Sky, the Chronicle won the Sam Gilluly Award as Montana’s best daily newspaper. The Chronicle also won first place in general excellence […]

June 3, 2015 (Bozeman, MT) – Brant Horn has been named the Circulation Director for the Bozeman Daily Chronicle. Horn was most recently the Circulation Director for the Kalispell Daily Inter Lake where he spent 14 years. Prior to that, Horn worked in circulation at other papers including the Great Falls Tribune. “The Chronicle couldn’t […]

Teton Valley News publisher and Driggs resident Scott Anderson was recently awarded the Humanitarian Award from the Teton Valley Mental Health Coalition. The award was created by the TVMHC to recognize outstanding individuals who have dedicated their time to promoting mental wellness in Teton Valley. “This nominee is someone who advocates for mental health, empowers […]

The Herald Journal recently collected several awards from the Utah Press Association, including a win for best news series from a larger newspaper. “Deadly Decisions,” a six-story series on dangerous driving published in September 2014, took a top award, with contest judges commenting that it showed “great reporting and storytelling.” “Touching, dramatic, family and community […]