R-C takes third in national contest | RecordCourier.com

R-C takes third in national contest

staff report

The Record-Courier received third place in the second annual “Best in the Nation” non-daily newspaper contest sponsored by the Inland Press Foundation.

The contest recognizes non-daily newspapers’ efforts in producing high-quality editorial material, innovative packaging and presentation and community service as a source of entertainment and information.

Entries totaled 52 for the 2001 contest, which features three circulation divisions. The R-C, which publishes Wednesday and Saturday, competed in the 5,000 to 10,000 circulation category.

Winners were honored at Inland’s Weekly Newspaper Publishers Conference, March 1-3, in Phoenix, Ariz.