The Southern Newspapers Publishers Association honored four Newhouse newspapers for their printing quality.
The Grand Rapids Press and The Oregonian earned first place awards in their categories.
The Michigan Muskegon Chronicle and the Alabama Birmingham News earned second place awards.
The SNPA site says the "Judges evaluated entries only for those quality attributes that can be objectively measured: black ink density and uniformity, color ink density and uniformity, color register, page alignment, litho defects and other defects."
One more Advance tie - Randy O'Neill of the Times-Picayune in New Orleans was one of the judges.