2015 Convention 

THANK YOU for making the 2015 MPA Annual Convention and Trade Show a huge success! Keep you calendars open and join us next year at the 150th Convention in Branson!

2015 Tradeshow and Sponsorship information 

Please contact Kristie Williams at for more information.

Check out our vendors from 2015:



Did you miss our 2014 Annual Convention? Check out our Facebook page to see photographs of the 2014 convention.



 2016 Convention

Plan ahead! 2016 will be Missouri Press Association's 150th Annual Convention and Trade Show!

We're planning some very special programming for our members, in celebration of our Sesquicentennial Convention! The convention will be held at beautiful Chateau on the Lake in Branson, Mo., with a special room rate for our members.  Mark your calendars for Sept. 29 - Oct. 1, 2016. You won't want to miss it!



Online Store Feature

2015 MPA BOUND Newspaper Directory

An alphabetical resource guide to all of the newspapers in the state of Missouri. $45.00



Friday October 2nd

Doug Crews held the Missouri flag during the 129th National Newspaper Association convention flag ceremony. The theme for this year is "Show Me the Future of Newspapers. Link

Thursday October 1st

The 75th anniversary of National Newspaper Week is Oct. 4-10! This year's theme is "Power of the Press. Link

Thursday October 1st

Celebrate International Newspaper Carrier Day on Saturday, October 10! Link



Celebrate the "Power of the Press" during National Newspaper Week Oct. 4-10! |
Thursday October 1st


RT @NAAupdates: Newspaper Carrier Day is on October 10! NAA members can use our print ad to say 'thank you!' #hatsoff
Thursday October 1st


Ethics violations handed down on negative mailers in Kansas City, Hickman Mills school board races | via @KCStar
Wednesday September 30th


Meet our 2015 Photojournalism Hall of Fame Inductees: Dean Curtis, Keith Myers and Larry S. Williams |
Tuesday September 29th