The Coloradoan in Fort Collins took home the Innovation Award at Colorado Press Association’s annual convention this year, marking the fourth time in the past five years the newspaper has laid claim to that honor: in 2012, 2015 (both Newspaper and Editorial innovation awards) and 2017.


The 2019 Colorado Press Association Annual Convention is scheduled for April 11-13 at the Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center, located at 13200 E. 14th Place, Aurora, CO 80011.

Below are selected photos from the 2018 Colorado Press Association Convention, held at the Antlers Hotel. Photos were taken by Thomas Cooper at Lightbox images. To view all the photos, go to  http://ow.ly/LfdO30jzXGQ. Username: CPAConvention Password: 4883cpa


Much could be said to describe Garrett Ray, Morley Ballantine and Randy Bangert. Some depictions differ, and some overlap. One phrase will always unite them: They are the 2018 Colorado Press Association Hall of Fame inductees.

The 2017 Colorado Press Association Better Newspaper Contest results were announced April 14, 2018 at CPA's 140th Annual Convention, held at the Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs.

Applying for new jobs is both stressful and exciting. The prospect of a new adventure appeals to most people, but there also is a lot of pressure to land in a place that is a great fit.


Welcome to the Colorado Press Association’s inaugural Flash Session. Think of speed dating meets convention learnin’. There are 11 presenters. Your goal is to not only listen but interact in the sessions. The sessions will last 20 minutes each with two minutes between sessions. You won’t be …


Looking to find a journalism job in Colorado? Look no further than the Colorado Press Association’s 2018 Job Fair sponsored by Colorado State University’s Department of Journalism & Media Communications.


For the first time in its history, the Colorado Press Association will host its annual convention outside of Denver. The 140th Annual Convention is April 13-14, 2018, at the Antlers Hotel in downtown Colorado Springs.


The results from the survey of attendees to the 2017 Colorado Press Association Convention are in, and once again the event was rated highly by respondents. Forty-one attendees of the April convention gave their feedback on all aspects of the event with a majority giving “good” or “great” ra…


The 2016 Colorado Press Association Better Newspaper Contest results were announced April 22 at CPA's 139th Annual Convention at the Denver West Sheraton in Lakewood.

The CPA board of directors election is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, April 21 at the Denver West Sheraton, during the annual member meeting of the 139th Annual CPA Convention.

Great Divide Brewing has donated beer as a fundraiser for Colorado Press Association’s journalism foundation, so you can hoist a pint for the future of Colorado journalism beginning at the AP cocktail and appetizers 5 p.m. Friday, April 21 during the CPA Convention.

The convention is not just about training and awards, it’s also about fun networking with your peers. This year we’ve doubled our efforts to make the convention a fun event, starting with Friday night's Lip Sync & Trivia Battle sponsored by NTVB.

The 2017 Job Fair, hosted by the Colorado Press Association, is slated for 2:30-4:45 p.m. April 21, as part of the CPA's annual convention, which is held at the Denver West Sheraton. 

The 2016 Better Newspaper Contest packet is now available. In it, you will find important dates, entry criteria and more. The annual contest opens Nov. 1 and closes Dec. 6. Members can submit entries that were published Nov. 1, 2015, to Oct. 31, 2016.

SAVE THE DATE! The core of the 2017 Colorado Press Association Annual Convention is scheduled for April 21-22 at the Denver West Sheraton. The theme for the 2017 show is Press Forward.

Fifty-three people took a survey seeking feedback on the 2016 Colorado Press Association Annual Convention, and the overall consensus was the event went well.

One year into a new timeframe for the Colorado Press Association Annual convention, and CPA is following that path for 2017, if only slightly.