Why Report Local? Part 3 of 8

This week we are featuring a different kind of small community – one that is very much part of the Phoenix Metro area but is disconnected and has often been referred to as the Mayberry of Phoenix. Have you guessed it yet? It’s Fountain Hills. We spoke with...

Why Report Local? Part 2 of 8

I am excited to share the next installment – part 2 is the interview with Donovan Kramer Jr from Casa Grande Valley Newspapers. Their newspaper family has been involved in a lot of innovative programs to help the industry. Please read what Donovan has to say....

Why Report Local? Part 1 of an 8 part series.

Earlier this year I began interviewing Publishers and Editors from some of Arizona’s community newspapers. Some are larger than others, but they share one thing in common – they are in smaller communities. Many new reporters want the excitement of working...

Exciting ANA Member News

Press Release 9.21.2022 Lake Havasu City-based River City Newspapers will acquire the Mohave Valley Daily News and the Kingman Miner in a move that strengthens the company’s holdings in Mohave County and Northwestern Arizona. The company is acquiring the Mohave Valley...

Notes from the ANA Director – September 2, 2022

Welcome to September, the “ber” months. Or in Arizona, when the monsoon ends and it goes back to just being HOT for another month. Anyway – Happy Friday, I know that many of you are off on your Labor Day adventure, but not me (yet) I am holding down...