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||Comments||Credits|
|Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000||Feature Photo||First Place||The Press-Enterprise||Riverside||Drive-by birthday||Love the emotion captured.||Terry Pierson|
|Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000||Feature Photo||Second Place||The Press Democrat||Santa Rosa||Keeping The Faith||Strong leading lines. Good quiet, personal moment captured.||Beth Schlanker|
|Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000||Feature Photo||Third Place||The Fresno Bee||Fresno||Lemoore Naval Air Station squadrons return home after record deployment||Good emotion captured.||Craig Kohlruss|
|Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000||Feature Photo||Fourth Place||Daily Pilot||Fountain Valley||Support for a Veteran||Good candid moment captured.||Don Leach|
|Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000||Feature Photo||Fifth Place||The Bakersfield Californian||Bakersfield||Jamming with the best musicians||Good candid moment captured, particularly from the singer in the center.||Alex Horvath|