AAN News

Houston Press, San Antonio Current, and Fort Worth Weekly Win Lone Star Awards

Terrence McCoy was named Print Journalist of the Year. (FULL STORY)
Houston Press Club  |  08-12-2013  3:30 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

Media Oxpecker: August 9, 2013

Bezos buys the Washington Post; more troubles at Patch; and why McClatchy said "no thanks" to the U.S. Government's request to withhold information form the public. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  08-09-2013  4:00 pm  |  Media Roundup

Cleveland Scene Snags @PlainDealer Twitter Handlenew

Cleveland Scene  |  08-07-2013  11:43 am  |  Honors & Achievements

11 Reasons the 2013 AAN Convention in Miami Kicked Ass

Was the 2013 AAN Convention in Miami a great convention or the greatest convention? (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  07-26-2013  2:30 pm  |  Conference News

Arkansas Times Announces Metered Paywall for Blog Contentnew

Digital membership plan is $9.99 per month and includes unlimited access to blogs, invites to monthly cocktail parties, and priority access to events.
Arkansas Times  |  07-25-2013  3:26 pm  |  Industry News

Florida Alt-Weeklies Win Sunshine State Awardsnew

Creative Loafing Tampa wins three first-place awards. Miami New Times reporter Michael E. Miller named Journalist of the Year.
South Florida SPJ  |  07-22-2013  11:40 am  |  Honors & Achievements

AAN Accepts Two New Members, Elects Sally Freeman as President

At the AAN Annual Meeting in Miami on July 13, members voted in two new members, filled seats on the Board of Directors, and approved changes to the association bylaws. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  07-18-2013  1:00 pm  |  Association News

Bay Guardian Names Steven T. Jones as Editor, Marke Bieschke as Publisher

Longtime editor Tim Redmond departed from the paper last month. (FULL STORY)
SFBG  |  07-18-2013  2:05 pm  |  Industry News

2013 AAN Awards Winners Announced

Winners were chosen by judges at the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University as the most outstanding from a field of over 900 entries submitted by alternative publications across the U.S. and Canada. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  07-13-2013  5:00 pm  |  Association News

Riverfront Times Taps Chad Garrison as Editornew

Garrison will take over for Tom Finkel, who is leaving to edit the Village Voice.
Riverfront Times  |  07-08-2013  3:37 pm  |  Industry News

Santa Fe Artists Reimagine Street Boxesnew

Mayor issues official proclamation declaring "Santa Fe Reporter Day."
Santa Fe Reporter  |  07-08-2013  12:00 pm  |  Industry News

L.A. Weekly, OC Weekly Win Southern California Journalism Awards

L.A. Weekly's Gene Maddaus was named Print Journalist of the Year. (FULL STORY)
L.A. Press Club  |  06-27-2013  11:42 am  |  Honors & Achievements

Santa Fe Reporter Names New Publishernew

The Santa Fe Reporter has hired New Mexico Magazine digital development director Jeff Norris as its new publisher.
Santa Fe Reporter  |  06-27-2013  10:58 am  |  Industry News

Arkansas Times Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Investigate Mayflower Oil Spillnew

The joint effort with InsideClimate News aims to raise $26,535 to pay for two journalists to aggressively report on the March 29 ExxonMobil oil spill in Mayflower, Ark.
Arkansas Times  |  06-25-2013  4:50 pm  |  Industry News

Nasty As He Wants To Be: Luther Campbell to Speak at AAN Free Speech Lunch

The former 2 Live Crew frontman and current Miami New Times columnist will be the featured speaker at the Free Speech Lunch on Friday, July 12, during the AAN Annual Convention in Miami. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-19-2013  12:59 pm  |  Conference News