Freedom New Mexico garners New Mexico Press Association awards

Freedom New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE — The Clovis News Journal on Saturday was awarded the top prize from New Mexico Press Association at its annual Better Newspaper Contest.

CNJ won the general excellence award for the fourth consecutive year, the seventh time in eight years, taking honors for news and sports reporting and advertising initiatives in the classification for small dailies.

The Clovis newspaper staff also won NMPA’s public service award and was second for its design and typography.