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The 2015 Communications Contest is Open

APC is now accepting entries for the 2015 Alaska Professional Communicators’ Communications Contest electronically through the NFPW website. Once you are on the contest Welcome (login) page, click the white REGISTER link in the upper left corner of the contest site, you will get an entrant form that prompts entrants to select “member” or “non-member” […]

Sun., Oct. 16, 2011–50th Anniversary Celebration with NFPW President Lori Potter

50th Anniversary Celebration Sunday, Oct. 16, 2-4 p.m. in the Ann Stevens Room of the Z.J. Loussac Public Library 3600 Denali St., Anchorage Featured guest National Federation of Press Women President, Lori Potter of Kearney, Nebraska. She is an agricultural reporter for the Kearney Hub, a daily newspaper founded in 1888 that covers south-central Nebraska. […]

2011 Communications Contest and Scholarship Winners

Alaska Professional Communicators recognized winners in the annual Communications Contest at our awards luncheon on Thursday, May 6. We also announced our college scholarship winner and heard a presentation by Dean Franklin on “Ignite! Anchorage,” a forum for ideas, entertainment and information in short, lively speeches. Paula Dobbyn, who works in public relations for Trout […]

May 6, 2011–Communications Contest and Scholarship Winners Announced

Alaska Professional Communicators recognized winners in the annual Communications Contest at our awards luncheon on Thursday, May 6. We also announced our college scholarship winner and heard a presentation by Dean Franklin on “Ignite! Anchorage,” a forum for ideas, entertainment and information in short, lively speeches. Paula Dobbyn, who works in public relations for Trout […]

2010 Gold Nugget Award Winner – Sheila Balestreri

Sheila Balistreri has been with Channel 2 News for 16 years. She’s been the producer and anchor of the “Morning Edition” for 9 years, getting up at 3 a.m. to go to work. Sheila is a graduate of UCLA and a military veteran, having spent three years in the Women’s Army Corps. Sheila started her […]