The Loral Johnson Community Newspaper Sweepstakes Award is presented to the weekly newspaper that accumulates the most points during the judging of the Better Newspaper Contest entries.  The Loral Johnson Community Newspaper Sweepstakes are awarded during the annual convention in April.

  • 2018 Orchard Antelope Co. News
  • 2017 Orchard Antelope Co. News
  • 2016 Aurora News-Register
  • 2015 Gering Courier
  • 2014 Gering Courier
  • 2013 Aurora News-Register
  • 2012 Aurora News-Register
  • 2011 Wauneta Breeze
  • 2010 Wauneta Breeze
  • 2009 Gretna Breeze
  • 2009 Gering Courier
  • 2008  Gretna Breeze
  • 2007  Gretna Breeze
  • 2006  Gering Courier
  • 2005  Gering Courier
  • 2004  Gretna Breeze