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Nina Sorenson has been the Design Editor for the Dickinson County News since October 2010. During her time in Spirit Lake, Nina has won or contributed to 41 awards in the following categories: General Excellence, Best Front Page, Best Feature Page, Best Special Section – Editorial, Total Newspaper Design, Community Leadership, Best Use of Graphics, Best Ad Designer and Best Newspaper Marketing. She is a 2017 recipient of the Genevieve Mauck Stoufer Outstanding Young Iowa Journalist award. Nina strives for uncomplicated, balanced, fun, free and bold layouts to showcase the writing and photography produced by her co-workers.
Nina was born and raised on a farm near Dickens. She now lives in Spencer with her wife Rhonda and their four fur babies; Koko, Oreo, Gizmo and Wolfy.
When not working she enjoys gardening, saving the bees, cycling, camping and anything else to make the world a healthier, happier, cleaner, sustainable and better place.