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Our Association was established in 1885 to promote the value of a free press, defend the First Amendment, defend public access to a free press, preserve the records of Montana journalism and provide professional development to our members — values that we feel are shared by our associate members.

Our Current Associate Members

Name Contact Person website Member Since Level
MSU News Service Tracy Ellig, Director www.montana.edu 1987 Gold
WIPFLI Nate McCarthy www.wipfli.com 2016 Gold
Montana SMP Renee Labrie-Shanks www.missoulaagingservices.org 2018 Gold
Great Falls Symphony Hillary Shepard www.gfsymphony.org 2019 Gold
MDU Resources Group, Inc. Laura Leuder www.mdu.com 1987 Silver
Montana State University-Billings Shana Wilcox www.msubillings.edu 1990 Silver
Alberta Newsprint Sales Abi Oskoboiny www.albertanewsprint.com 1996 Silver
eType Services Thad Swiderski www.etypeservices.com 2018 Silver
Inland Empire Paper Company Glenn Owens www.iepco.com 1986 Bronze
The Montana Lottery Jennifer Mckee www.montanalottery.com 1995 Bronze
Associated Press Jim Clarke www.ap.org 1997 Bronze
TownNews.Com Marc Wilson www.townnews365.com 1997 Bronze
Cribb, Greene & Cope John Cribb www.cribb.com 2013 Bronze
Montana Association of Counties Eric Bryson www.mtcounties.org 2013 Bronze
NorthWestern Energy James “Butch” Larcombe www.northwesternenergy.com 2013 Bronze
SmallTownPapers, inc. Paul Jeffko www.smalltownpapers.com 2013 Bronze
University of Montana School of Journalism Larry Abramson, Dean www.jour.umt.edu 2013 Bronze
Montana Ducks Unlimited Barry W. Allen www.ducks.org/montana 2014 Bronze
Montana Historical Society Bruce Whittenberg, Denise King www.mhs.mt.gov 2014 Bronze
John MacDonald Consulting LLC John MacDonald www.johnmacconsult.com 2015 Bronze
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Mark Holyoak www.rmef.org 2015 Bronze
Tecnavia Diane Amato www.tecnavia.com 2015 Bronze
The Wendt Agency Carol Kruger www.thewendtagency.com 2015 Bronze
Sandfire Resources America Nancy Schlepp www.tintinaresources.com 2015 Bronze
James Brown Law Office PLLC Laura Welker www.thunderdomelaw.com 2016 Bronze
Montana Pork Producers Anne Miller www.montanapork.org 2017 Bronze
MedicareFAQ Jagger Esch www.medicarefaq.com 2017 Bronze
Valley Bank of Helena Allison Atkinson www.valleybankhelena.com 2017 Bronze
Montana Senior News Robert Hunt www.montanaseniornews.com 2017 Bronze
Montana Free Press John S.  Adams www.montanafreepress.org 2018 Bronze
Montana Contractors Association Carolynn Bright www.mtagc.org 2018 Bronze
Montana Environmental Information Center James Jensen www.meic.org 2018 Bronze
Bozeman Film Celebration Beth Ann Kennedy www.bozemanfilmcelebration.com 2018 Bronze
Montana Health Co-Op Caitlin Copple Masingill www.mhc.coop/index.php 2018 Bronze
The Havre Herald Paul Dragu www.havreherald.com 2018 Bronze
Trout Unlimited Shauna Stephenson www.tu.org/ 2018 Bronze
American Legion of Montana Gary White www.mtlegion.org/ 2018 Bronze
Montana Military Museum Raymond Read www.montanamilitarymuseum.org 2018 Bronze
Pine Cove Consulting Jace Holyoak www.pinecc.com 2019 Bronze
Montana Health Care Association Rose Hughes www.montanahealthcareassociation.org 2019 Bronze
Fort Peck Fine Arts Council, Inc Jennifer Fewer [email protected] 2019 Bronze
Montana Hospital Association Katy Peterson [email protected] 2019 Bronze
Albert Olszewski Albert Olsewski [email protected] 2019 Bronze

 

By partnering with the MNA, associate members receive benefits that vary for gold, silver or bronze membership levels:

GOLD Annual Investment $475

• Monthly 1/8 page full color ad in the Press Pass, may change ad copy each month Value $300

• Subscription to the MNA monthly newsletter – Press Pass

• Direct access to our 85 member newspapers – 6 Press Releases

• Special rate on all Statewide DISPLAY Advertising that promotes your business, organization or individuals Value $30 to $90 per ad

• Your full color logo and link placement on MNA website home page

• Your full color logo, name and contact listing, website listing and link on the MNA website Associate Member page

• Rotating Facebook spotlight for one week at a time, links, likes, posts & shares to AM social media and online presence

• Invitation to the MNA Annual Convention and Montana Newspaper Foundation banquet

• Event Sponsorship and Display Opportunity at the MNA Annual Convention Value $200

• $75 of your annual investment will be allocated to the Montana Newspaper Foundation – Qualifies as an eligible donation for tax purposes Value $75

An annual investment of $475 Gold Memebership includes benefits valued at $1,100+


SILVER Annual Investment $350

• Direct access to our 85 member newspapers – 4 Press Releases Value $340

• Subscription to the MNA monthly newsletter – Press Pass

• Your full color logo, name and contact listing, website listing and link on the MNA website Associate Member page

• Invitation to the MNA Annual Convention and Montana Newspaper Foundation banquet

• Event Sponsorship and Display Opportunity at the MNA Annual Convention Value $200

• $50 of your annual investment will be allocated to the Montana Newspaper Foundation – Qualifies as an eligible donation for tax purposes Value $50

An annual investment of $350 Silver Membership includes benefits valued at $600+


BRONZE Annual Investment $225

• Direct access to our 85 member newspapers – 4 Press Releases Value $340

• Subscription to the MNA monthly newsletter – Press Pass

• Listing on the MNA website with a link to your organization

• Invitation to the MNA Annual Convention and Montana Newspaper Foundation banquet

• $25 of your annual investment will be allocated to the Montana Newspaper Foundation – Qualifies as an eligible donation for tax purposes Value $25

An annual investment of $225 Bronze Membership includes benefits valued at $350+