2007 Page One Awards

The Minnesota SPJ Chapter recognizes the best our state’s news organizations have to offer with the annual Page One Awards. We are currently taking contest entries through February 2nd from newspapers, magazines, weekly news publications, and television and radio newsrooms. Entry Form (Word) Entry Form (PDF)
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Annual SPJ Party

It’s free and you don’t need to be a member to attend. Come toast the holiday season, have a bite to eat and socialize with your fellow journalists. When: Friday, December 8, 6:30 p.m. Where: 3507 46th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN (View Map) RSVP at minnesota.spj@gmail.com
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New members join board

Three energetic new faces joined the Minnesota Pro Chapter board this year. Sarah Bauer, Sarah Moran and Amanda Lutz fill out a well-rounded panel of print, broadcast and academic professionals. The thing they have in common is a diligence to keep the state chapter relevant to working journalists in Minnesota.
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June 22, 2006 Meeting Minutes

Location: Sweeney’s Dale Street Wine Bar Members present: Marisa Helms, president; Dave Aeikens, secretary; Nicole Garrison-Sprenger, treasurer; Todd Melby; Dave Beal; Yvonne Klinnert ; Joan Gilbertson. Election: The board counted the ballots from the election. Here are the results:
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January 9, 2001 Meeting Minutes

Members Present Judy Borger, president; Kathleen Hansen, secretary; Duchesne Drew, president-elect; Gary Hill, past president; Dave Aeikens, Doug Glass, Jane Kirtley, Jeff Kummer, Rick Kupchella, Caroline Lowe, board members. Thanks to the Star Tribune for hosting the meeting. Letter to the University of Minnesota athletic department Members discussed Lincoln’s draft of a letter protesting the way the athletic department handled…
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October 4, 2000 Meeting Minutes

Members Present Judy Borger, president; Mike Knaak, treasurer; Gary Hill, past president; Kathleen Hansen, secretary; board members Dave Aeikens, Jane Kirtley, Rick Kupchella, Jeff Kummer, Craig Lincoln, Jim Walsh; guests Joe Corbett and Amy Becker . Thanks to Judy Borger for hosting the meeting and providing sandwiches.
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March 2000 Region 6 Report

REGIONAL CONFERENCE A MONTH AWAY Our regional conference is looking great. We have 64 speakers and panelists spread out over two days – April 14 and 15. The St. Paul Pioneer Press Mark of Excellence Awards Luncheon and Star Tribune Journalism Festival 2000 Reception are Friday.
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