BYU Loses Bid to Host National Media Association
COLUMBIA, MISSOURI -- BYU lost a bid to host the National Newspaper
Association headquarters when the 117-year-old association decided to
locate at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism.
The NNA is the largest newspaper organization in the U.S.,
representing 3,000 mostly small- to mid-size newspapers with lobbying
and support services. Currently, the NNA is located in Arlington,
National Media Group Plans to Settle in Columbia, Mo.
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