The Gull Lake Advance Brings Home Awards from SWNA

The Saskatchewan Weekly News Paper Association’s annual convention was held this year at the Sheraton Cavalier in Saskatoon on Saturday April 20th. Each year at the convention The Annual Better Newspaper Competition Awards Banquet is held, and awards are given to recipients in recognition for excellence in the community news paper industry. This year The Gull Lake Advance came home with several Awards as follows:

1st PLACE AWARDS
– Salute to Veterans – Kate Winquist and Kit Simpson
– Best Tourism Story – Tim Kalinowski
– Best Research Story – Barbara MacKellar
– Columnist of the Year – Sheri Monk

2nd PLACE AWARDS
– Best Advertisement – Kate Winquist

3rd PLACE AWARDS
– Best Sask Culture Story – Tim Kalinowski and Trea Jensen
– Best Tourism Story – Charlene Blackwell
– Best Health Care Coverage
– Best Feature Photo – Kate Winquist
– Best Front Page

Congratulations to Kate and her dedicated staff for attaining this outstanding achievement!

Mayor Campbell

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