1998 Better Newspapers Contest Winners — Weeklies

CategoryDivisionPlacePublication
Arts/Entertainment CoverageAll divisions1stNew Times (San Luis Obispo)
Arts/Entertainment CoverageAll divisions2ndPalo Alto Weekly
Business/Financial StoryAll divisions1stSan Francisco Business Times
Business/Financial StoryAll divisions2ndLos Angeles Downtown News
Classified AdvertisingDivision A: 25,001 & over1stPacific Sun (Mill Valley)
Classified AdvertisingDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndSanta Barbara Independent
Classified AdvertisingDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stMtn Democrat (Placerville)
Classified AdvertisingDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndThe Almanac (Menlo Park)
Classified AdvertisingDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stParadise Post
Classified AdvertisingDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndSierra Sun (Truckee)
Classified AdvertisingDivision D: 4,300 & under1stFeather River Bulletin (Quincy)
Classified AdvertisingDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndPoint Reyes Light (Point Reyes Station)
Columns, Commentary, CriticismDivision A: 25,001 & over1stNew Times (San Luis Obispo)
Columns, Commentary, CriticismDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndLos Angeles Downtown News
Columns, Commentary, CriticismDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stThe Malibu Times
Columns, Commentary, CriticismDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndMountain Democrat (Placerville)
Columns, Commentary, CriticismDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stTahoe World (Tahoe City)
Columns, Commentary, CriticismDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndParadise Post
Columns, Commentary, CriticismDivision D: 4,300 & under1stThe Winters Express
Columns, Commentary, CriticismDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndPalisadian Post (Pacific Palisades)
DesignDivision A: 25,001 & over1stPalo Alto Weekly
DesignDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndSacramento News & Review
DesignDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stVida en el Valle (Fresno)
DesignDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndLos Gatos Weekly-Times
DesignDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stPress-Tribune (Roseville)
DesignDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndThe Selma Enterprise
DesignDivision D: 4,300 & under1stThe Cambrian (Cambria)
DesignDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndSun City News
Display AdvertisingDivision A: 25,001 & over1stSacramento News & Review
Display AdvertisingDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndGood Times (Santa Cruz)
Display AdvertisingDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stMtn Democrat (Placerville)
Display AdvertisingDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndSonoma Index-Tribune
Display AdvertisingDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stMammoth Times (Mammoth Lakes)
Display AdvertisingDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndSierra Sun (Truckee)
Display AdvertisingDivision D: 4,300 & under1stFeather River Bulletin (Quincy)
Display AdvertisingDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndMorgan Hill Times
Editorial CartoonDivision A: 25,001 & over1stPacific Sun (Mill Valley)
Editorial CartoonDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndBurbank Leader
Editorial CartoonDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stPoway News Chieftain
Editorial CartoonDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndVida en el Valle (Fresno)
Editorial CartoonDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stSierra Star (Oakhurst)
Editorial CartoonDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndTahoe Mountain News (South Lake Tahoe)
Editorial CartoonDivision D: 4,300 & under1stFeather River Bulletin (Quincy)
Editorial CartoonDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndSt. Helena Star
Editorial CommentDivision A: 25,001 & over1stPalo Alto Weekly
Editorial CommentDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndIndependent (Huntington Beach)
Editorial CommentDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stPalos Verdes Peninsula News
Editorial CommentDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndMountain Democrat (Placerville)
Editorial CommentDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stThe Clovis Independent
Editorial CommentDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndSanta Ynez Valley News (Solvang)
Editorial CommentDivision D: 4,300 & under1stSt. Helena Star
Editorial CommentDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndFeather River Bulletin (Quincy)
Editorial PagesDivision A: 25,001 & over1stIndependent (Huntington Beach)
Editorial PagesDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndFoothill Leader (Glendale)
Editorial PagesDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stLos Gatos Weekly-Times
Editorial PagesDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndThe Sonoma Index-Tribune
Editorial PagesDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stParadise Post
Editorial PagesDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndTahoe World (Tahoe City)
Editorial PagesDivision D: 4,300 & under1stBrentwood News
Editorial PagesDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndLincoln News-Messenger
Environmental ReportingDivision A: 25,001 & over1stNew Times Los Angeles
Environmental ReportingDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndNew Times (San Luis Obispo)
Environmental ReportingDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stCarmel Pine Cone
Environmental ReportingDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndThe Almanac (Menlo Park)
Environmental ReportingDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stKern Valley Sun (Lake Isabella)
Environmental ReportingDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndTahoe Mountain News (South Lake Tahoe)
Environmental ReportingDivision D: 4,300 & under1stThe Weekly Calistogan (Calistoga)
Environmental ReportingDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndThe Cambrian (Cambria)
Feature PhotoDivision A: 25,001 & over1stNeighbors/South Placer (North Highlands)
Feature PhotoDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndNeighbors/City Edition (North Highlands)
Feature PhotoDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stCupertino Courier
Feature PhotoDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndThe Sonoma Index-Tribune
Feature PhotoDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stRowland Heights Highlander
Feature PhotoDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndPress-Tribune (Roseville)
Feature PhotoDivision D: 4,300 & under1stMt. Shasta Herald
Feature PhotoDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndThe Cambrian (Cambria)
Feature StoryDivision A: 25,001 & over1stNew Times (San Luis Obispo)
Feature StoryDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndSF Weekly
Feature StoryDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stAlameda Journal
Feature StoryDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndCupertino Courier
Feature StoryDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stSun Bulletin (Morro Bay)
Feature StoryDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndArgus-Courier (Petaluma)
Feature StoryDivision D: 4,300 & under1stBrentwood News
Feature StoryDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndSt. Helena Star
Front PageDivision A: 25,001 & over1stFoothill Leader (Glendale)
Front PageDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndSanta Barbara Independent
Front PageDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stVida en el Valle (Fresno)
Front PageDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndSan Francisco Business Times
Front PageDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stParadise Post
Front PageDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndThe Humboldt Beacon
Front PageDivision D: 4,300 & under1stLincoln News-Messenger
Front PageDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndMorgan Hill Times
General ExcellenceDivision A: 25,001 & over1stSan Francisco Bay Guardian
General ExcellenceDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndBurbank Leader
General ExcellenceDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stVida en el Valle (Fresno)
General ExcellenceDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndThe Sonoma Index-Tribune
General ExcellenceDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stThe Selma Enterprise
General ExcellenceDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndParadise Post
General ExcellenceDivision D: 4,300 & under1stThe Kingsburg Recorder
General ExcellenceDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndPalisadian Post (Pacific Palisades)
Investigative/Enterprise ReportingDivision A: 25,001 & over1stSF Weekly
Investigative/Enterprise ReportingDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndNew Times Los Angeles
Investigative/Enterprise ReportingDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stNeighbors/Elk Grove-Laguna (North Highlands)
Investigative/Enterprise ReportingDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndThe Sonoma Index-Tribune
Investigative/Enterprise ReportingDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stSierra Star (Oakhurst)
Investigative/Enterprise ReportingDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndTehachapi News
Investigative/Enterprise ReportingDivision D: 4,300 & under1stPoint Reyes Light (Point Reyes Station)
Investigative/Enterprise ReportingDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndThe Ark (Tiburon)
Lifestyle CoverageDivision A: 25,001 & over1stIrvine World News
Lifestyle CoverageDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndSanta Barbara Independent
Lifestyle CoverageDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stContra Costa Sun (Lafayette)
Lifestyle CoverageDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndThe Malibu Times
Lifestyle CoverageDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stParadise Post
Lifestyle CoverageDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndThe Selma Enterprise
Lifestyle CoverageDivision D: 4,300 & under1stPalisadian Post (Pacific Palisades)
Lifestyle CoverageDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndThe Kingsburg Recorder
Literacy ProgramAll divisions1stElk Grove Citizen
Literacy ProgramAll divisions2ndParadise Post
Photo EssayDivision A: 25,001 & over1stNeighbors/South (North Highlands)
Photo EssayDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndNeighbors/East (North Highlands)
Photo EssayDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stLos Gatos Weekly-Times
Photo EssayDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndContra Costa Sun (Lafayette)
Photo EssayDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stClaremont Courier
Photo EssayDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndParadise Post
Photo EssayDivision D: 4,300 & under1stMorgan Hill Times
Photo EssayDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndThe Exeter Sun
Public ServiceDivision A: 25,001 & over1stNew Times (San Luis Obispo)
Public ServiceDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndCoast Weekly (Seaside)
Public ServiceDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stCarmel Pine Cone
Public ServiceDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndCupertino Courier
Public ServiceDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stSun Bulletin (Morro Bay)
Public ServiceDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndTahoe World (Tahoe City)
Public ServiceDivision D: 4,300 & under1stThe Ferndale Enterprise
Public ServiceDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndWillits News
Special IssueDivision A: 25,001 & over1stPacific Sun (Mill Valley)
Special IssueDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndNew Times (San Luis Obispo)
Special IssueDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stThe Almanac (Menlo Park)
Special IssueDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndSan Francisco Business Times
Special IssueDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stHalf Moon Bay Review
Special IssueDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndOjai Valley News
Special IssueDivision D: 4,300 & under1stSt. Helena Star
Special IssueDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndThe Winters Express
Sports CoverageDivision A: 25,001 & over1stIrvine World News
Sports CoverageDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndTustin Weekly
Sports CoverageDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stOrange Independent
Sports CoverageDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndNeighbors/Mtn Edition (North Highlands)
Sports CoverageDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stLassen County Times (Susanville)
Sports CoverageDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndPress-Tribune (Roseville)
Sports CoverageDivision D: 4,300 & under1stFeather River Bulletin (Quincy)
Sports CoverageDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndLincoln News-Messenger
Sports PhotoDivision A: 25,001 & over1stNeighbors/Arden-Carmichael
Sports PhotoDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndOur Times/Santa Monica Edition
Sports PhotoDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stNeighbors/North Edition (North Highlands)
Sports PhotoDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndMountain Democrat (Placerville)
Sports PhotoDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stClaremont Courier
Sports PhotoDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndGalt Herald
Sports PhotoDivision D: 4,300 & under1stMt. Shasta Herald
Sports PhotoDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndMorgan Hill Times
Sports StoryDivision A: 25,001 & over1stNew Times (San Luis Obispo)
Sports StoryDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndNeighbors/South Placer (North Highlands)
Sports StoryDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stOrange Independent
Sports StoryDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndMountain Democrat (Placerville)
Sports StoryDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stTahoe World (Tahoe City)
Sports StoryDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndMammoth Times (Mammoth Lakes)
Sports StoryDivision D: 4,300 & under1stThe Kingsburg Recorder
Sports StoryDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndSt. Helena Star
Spot News PhotoDivision A: 25,001 & over1stOur Times/Santa Monica Edition
Spot News PhotoDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndPalo Alto Weekly
Spot News PhotoDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stMountain Democrat (Placerville)
Spot News PhotoDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndAlameda Journal
Spot News PhotoDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stArgus-Courier (Petaluma)
Spot News PhotoDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndNovato Advance
Spot News PhotoDivision D: 4,300 & under1stWillits News
Spot News PhotoDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndMorgan Hill Times
Spot News ReportingDivision A: 25,001 & over1stPalo Alto Weekly
Spot News ReportingDivision A: 25,001 & over2ndOur Times/Santa Monica Edition
Spot News ReportingDivision B: 11,001-25,0001stAlameda Journal
Spot News ReportingDivision B: 11,001-25,0002ndSunnyvale Sun
Spot News ReportingDivision C: 4,301-11,0001stParadise Post
Spot News ReportingDivision C: 4,301-11,0002ndPress-Tribune (Roseville)
Spot News ReportingDivision D: 4,300 & under1stPoint Reyes Light (Point Reyes Station)
Spot News ReportingDivision D: 4,300 & under2ndWillits News
WritingAll divisions1stBurbank Leader
WritingAll divisions2ndMetro (San Jose)