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Month Dates Activity
February 19 Federal holiday: Presidents’ Day
February 22 Member Educational Opportunity: Online Media Campus: Workflow Automation Tools for Newsrooms of Any Size – Register at http://onlinemediacampus.com/
February 28 U of M School of Journalism RSVP deadline for the Job & Internship Fair
March 2 Member Educational Opportunity: Online Media Campus: Flipping Objections on the Spot! – Register at http://onlinemediacampus.com/
March 9 U of M School of Journalism Job & Internship Fair
March 11 National Sunshine Week
March 11 2018 Sunshine Week – Open Government is Good Government – Details at: http://sunshineweek.org/
March 16 Deadline to submit articles for the March Press Pass newsletter
March 22 U of M School of Journalism High School Journalism Day
March 23 Nomination deadline, 2018 Montana Newspaper Hall of Fame, Master Editor/Publisher Award and Distinguished Service Awards
April 15 Montana Corporation Annual Report filing deadline with the Montana Secretary of State
April 19 U of M School of Journalism Dean Stone Lecture
April 20 MNA and MNAS Board of the Directors meeting – Don Anderson Hall, U of M School of Journalism
April 20 U of M School of Journalism Dean Stone Banquet
April 20 Deadline to submit articles for the April Press Pass newsletter
May 18 Deadline to submit articles for the May Press Pass newsletter
May 18 MNA member digital advertising sales training, Great Falls – Details at:
May 28 Federal holiday: Memorial Day
May 28 MNA office will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday
June 5 Montana primary election
June 14 MNA and MNAS Board of Directors Meeting – Big Horn Resort, Billings
June 15 Deadline to submit articles for the June Press Pass newsletter
June 14, 15 MNA office will be closed for the annual convention
June 15, 16 133rd MNA Annual Convention – Big Horn Resort, Billings
June 15 Montana Newspaper Foundation fundraising event – Yellowstone Art Museum
June 15 MNA, MNAS and MNF Annual Meetings – Big Horn Resort – Billings
June 16 2018 MNA Better Newspaper Contest Award Banquet – Big Horn Resort, Billings
July 1 Annual deadline to file a County and Municipal Sworn Statement of Circulation
July 4 Federal holiday: Independence Day
July 4 MNA office will be closed for Independence Day holiday
July 20 Deadline to submit articles for the July Press Pass newsletter
August 17 Deadline to submit articles for the August Press Pass newsletter
September 3 Federal holiday: Labor Day
September 3 MNA office will be closed for the Labor Day holiday
September 4 National Newspaper Carrier Day
September 15 MNA and MNAS Board of Directors Meeting
September 21 Deadline to submit articles for the September Press Pass newsletter
October 1 Deadline to file USPS Statement of Ownership Form 3526
October 8 Federal holiday: Columbus Day
October 19 Deadline to submit articles for the October Press Pass newsletter
November 1 MNA member rate and data survey deadline
November 6 Montana general election
November 7 Montana Newspaper Foundation 2019 Internship Grant opens for applications
November 9 Deadline to submit articles for the November Press Pass newsletter
November 11 Federal holiday: Veterans Day
November 12 Federal holiday: Veterans Day (observed)
November 22 Federal holiday: Thanksgiving Day
November 22, 23 MNA office will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday
December 2 Montana Newspaper Foundation 2019 Internship Grant application deadline
December 14 Deadline to submit articles for the December Press Pass newsletter
December 20 Montana Newspaper Foundation 2019 Internship Grant winners announced
December 24, 25 MNA office will be closed for the Christmas holiday
December 25 Federal holiday: Christmas Day
December 31 MNA office will be closed for the New Year holiday