Louisiana Press Association

Free corrections-based pilot program available for LPA members

Do you want to build trust with readers? A free pilot program's goal is to help in that process.   Read more


Initiate conversations with your readers

A reader questions your policy for reporting suicides. A retailer challenges your staff to produce timely and relevant business news. A reporter is confronted for printing a press release charging a candidate with unfair campaign practices without contacting the accused for a response. A family mem… Read more


Video Training: The Importance of Local Media Websites

This is a recording of the 60-minute live webinar on The Importance of Local Media, led by Benjamin Bouslog and Elizabeth Bernberg, both of AdCellerant.  Read more


LPA kicks off MediaNext initiative

There are a variety of challenges facing newspaper media now and in the future. COVID. Social Media. Being lumped with cable news, to name just a few. Read more


Restart of LPA Foundation

In 2005, the Louisiana Press Foundation was founded to help Louisiana newspapers recover from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. The Foundation was to serve as a resource for disaster relief and also to fund educational programs for Louisiana journalists. Read more


User-centric public notice portal to launch soon

The Louisiana Press Association has entered into an agreement with the Florida Press Association -- powered by the software company Quion -- to create and maintain LPA’s new public notice portal. Read more


‘A great story to tell’: LPA contracts with Coda Ventures for statewide survey

Seeking to use data to better tell newspapers’ stories, the Louisiana Press Association has contracted with the research company Coda Ventures to conduct a statewide media study. Read more


Newspaper Association Managers launches nationwide public notice website

Newspaper Association Managers, Inc., a consortium of North American trade associations representing the industry, has launched a website aimed at promoting legal notices in newspapers. Read more


Updated independent contractor rules: What does it mean to you

In the waning days of the Trump administration the Federal Government has provided important clarifications on the independent contractor rules. Read more


Newspapers, journalists encouraged to be on alert

Several newspaper associations have issued alerts and guidelines over concerns about potential violence surrounding inauguration week. Read more

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