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Weigl, Zweizig return as national champs

NCRA 2019 Speed Contest winner Jeff Weigl Jeffrey Weigl, RMR, CRR, CRC, from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, won the 2019 Speed Contest, held on Aug. 14, during the NCRA 2019 Convention & Expo in Denver, Colo. His overall accuracy rate was 97.54 percent, or 87 errors total. This is Weigl's third win in the Speed Contest. In second place overall for Speed was Patricia Nilsen, RMR, CRR, CRC, CRI, of Nashville, Tenn., and in third was Traci … [Continue reading...]

2019 Realtime Contest results

OVERALL COMBINED SCORES Place %1Doug Zweizig, RDR, CRR  98.4%2Mark Kislingbury, FAPR, RDR, CRR 97.45%3Jeffrey Weigl, RMR, CRR, CRC 97.3%4Traci Mertens, RDR, CRR, CRC 96.5%5Linda Riffle, RDR, CRR, CRC 95.45% LITERARY Place Errors % 1Dee Boenau, FAPR, RDR, CRR, CRC 899.2%2Jeffrey Weigl1498.6%3Doug Zweizig1598.5%4Mark Kislingbury1898.2%5Patrick Mahon, RMR, CRR2897.2%6Karla Ray, RMR, CRR, CRC, … [Continue reading...]

There’s No Substitute for a Real Live Court Reporter

Law.com posted an op-ed piece on Aug. 12 authored by a court reporter that sets out the reasons there is no substitute for a real live court reporter. Read more. … [Continue reading...]

Ask the Techie: Transcript Formatting

The NCRA Technology Committee is taking your questions on topics surrounding realtime and technology. Send the questions you want the Technology Committee members to tackle to jcrfeedback@ncra.org. Dear Techie: I’m always trying to learn new, faster, and shorter ways to get my transcripts out the door. Embracing realtime is a priority for me, as I know that will be one of the biggest timesavers, and I’m doing great with utilizing lots … [Continue reading...]

Weigl, Zweizig return as national champs

NCRA 2019 Speed Contest winner Jeff Weigl Jeffrey Weigl, RMR, CRR, CRC, from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, won the 2019 Speed Contest, held on Aug. 14, during the NCRA 2019 Convention & Expo in Denver, Colo. His overall accuracy rate was 97.54 percent, or 87 errors total. This is Weigl's third win in the Speed Contest. In second place overall for Speed was Patricia Nilsen, RMR, CRR, CRC, CRI, of Nashville, Tenn., and in third was Traci … [Continue reading...]

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Ongoing coverage of the NCRA 2019 Convention & Expo

NCRA 2019 Officers and Board Members Keep up to date with voting results, award announcements, and more events currently taking place at the NCRA 2019 … [Read More...]

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Weigl, Zweizig return as national champs

NCRA 2019 Speed Contest winner Jeff Weigl Jeffrey Weigl, RMR, CRR, CRC, from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, won the 2019 Speed Contest, held on Aug. … [Read More...]

Educator of the Year awarded

Margaret (Peg) Sokalski-Dorchack, RMR, a court reporting program director for MacCormac College in Chicago, Ill., was given the 2019 CASE Award of … [Read More...]

NCRF recognizes Mervin Vaughn with altruism award

NCRF Chair Tami Smith presents 2019 Altruism Award to recipient Mervin Vaughn The National Court Reporters Foundation (NCRF) presented the 2019 … [Read More...]

Highlights from some Convention sessions

Attendees have had great choices this year with learning sessions. Here are some highlights of a few of them. Student steno speed … [Read More...]

2019 Realtime Contest results

OVERALL COMBINED SCORES Place %1Doug Zweizig, RDR, CRR  98.4%2Mark Kislingbury, FAPR, RDR, CRR 97.45%3Jeffrey Weigl, RMR, CRR, … [Read More...]

NCRA keynote speaker Erin Brockovich shares insights into “stick-to-itiveness”

NCRA 2019 Keynote Speaker Erin Brockovich Attendees at NCRA’s 2019 Convention & Expo in Denver, Colo., heard firsthand the stories behind the … [Read More...]

2019 Speed Contest results

OVERALL COMBINED SCORES Place Percentage1Jeffrey Weigl, RMR, CRR, CRC 97.54%2Patricia Nilsen, RMR, CRR, CRC, CRI 97.15%3Traci … [Read More...]

Dave Wenhold talks about court reporting in interview from Convention

KGNU radio featured an interview Aug. 16 with Interim Executive Director Dave Wenhold from the 2019 NCRA Convention & Expo. To hear the interview, … [Read More...]

There is a national speed competition for court reporters, and it happened right here in Denver

Channel 9 News reported Aug. 15 on the National Realtime Competition happening at the 2019 NCRA Convention & Expo. Read more. … [Read More...]

NCRA Elects 2019-2020 Officers at Annual Convention & Expo in Denver

2019-2020 NCRA Board of Directors The National Court Reporters Association announced that the following members have been elected and installed as … [Read More...]

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