The Editor & Publisher - America's Fine Journal Covering the Newspaper Industry - reveals it's 2005 list of '10 That Do It Right' award
Not the "Best" as Greg Mitchell says, but 10 who can serve as a model in one or more important areas as: Editorial, Community awareness, Marketing, Tech, Design, Online innovations, Diversity in coverage and hiring ... for the details you need to be a subscriber on the print issue! For a better learning curve, check it out on your own, first! and than go to the Online version on E&P
The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.)
for editorial advances
News & Record (Greensboro, N.C.)
for Dialog and Reader/User content
for serving as a lab for the newspaper industry and some good ideas
Reflejos (Arlington Heights, Ill.)
for suburban strategy, ...
Centre Daily Times (State College, Pa.)
for circulation growth, approach to gain younger readers
Willamette Week (Portland, Ore.)
for investigative editorial quality
Asbury Park Press (Neptune, N.J.)
for capturing the essence of the community, ...
Noblesville Daily Times (Ind.)
for the courage to launch a successful broadsheet (in 90 days, in bad times)
Your Mom (Davenport, Iowa)
for being edgy? ... (speaking to a younger generation?)
for confessing its sins, making good with advertisers and readers ...
I left a few (public) statements out, to make you click on the original article here!