To protect and serve the common interests of its newsmedia members, to help members inform and thereby strengthen their communities, and to foster the highest ideals, ethics and traditions of journalism, a free press and the news profession.
First-place and second-place plaques will be shipped directly to the winning publications in the coming weeks.
Personalized certificates will also be mailed to winners in each category.
A complete list of all California Journalism Award winners will be provided on May 18th.
|Circ Group(s)||Category Name||Award||Organization||City||Entry Title||Credits|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||Coverage of Local Government||First Place||Record Searchlight||Redding||Dying Inside||Matt Brannon|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||Coverage of Local Government||Second Place||The Tribune||San Luis Obispo||SLO County police agencies make big gains in diversity. And one is leading the way||Matt Fountain|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||Coverage of Local Government||Third Place||The Union||Grass Valley||Tree clearing an obstacle for microgrid||John Orona|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||Coverage of Local Government||Fourth Place||Marin Independent Journal||San Rafael||Mill Valley mayor roasted for dodge on racial justice||Adrian Rodriguez, Lorenzo Morotti, Keri Brenner|
|Dailies: 15,000 & under||Coverage of Local Government||Fifth Place||Napa Valley Register||Napa||These 'islands' of land appear to be within the city of Napa, but they are not||Howard Yune|