Call for entries: Show off your best work

Entries are now being accepted for the 2007 Better Newspapers Competition. With the end of the year looming, itÔÇÖs time to think about which categories your newspaper should enter.

With 31 categories to choose from, thereÔÇÖs something for newspapers of all shapes and sizes. Why not compete with your peers from across the country for the Best Feature Photo? Show off your writing skills in categories such as Best Headline Writing and and Outstanding Columnist. Submit to any of our Special Competitions which include Environmental Writing, Excellence in Rural Reporting, Best Business Writing, Best Agricultural Edition, and Best Agricultural Story.

Whether you want to compete in every category or just a few, entering the 2007 BNC is quick and easy. Fill out the form, collect your tearsheets, and ship it all, along with your entry fees, before Friday, January 19, 2007.

Plus, entries postmarked or shipped prepaid prior to Wednesday, January 10, 2007, will be entered in an earlybird draw for a chance to win a voucher worth up to $1,500 toward the cost of attending the CCNAÔÇÖs 2007 national convention in Winnipeg.

The forms are available online at

If you have any questions, contact member services coordinator Andrew Powell at (877) 305-2262 ext. 29 or