2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of Business News ( Dailies: 50,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: A Window Into E-Commerce
    Entry Credit: David Pierson
    Judge Comment: This series gave readers a diverse, inside look at topics that usually get superficial coverage. The in-depth reporting pushed back the curtain on issues affecting our everyday lives and gave readers information they need to make informed decisions in an engaging, digestible format.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Title: H-1B visas
    Entry Credit: Ethan Baron
    Judge Comment: Excellent, multi-sourced in-depth coverage of the impact the immigration debacle is having on residents' lives.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: High-Interest Lending
    Entry Credit: James Rufus Koren, Andrew Khouri
    Judge Comment: Important reporting on high interest loans and their impact and legality. Really brings home the scope of the problem and the vicious circle high interest lending creates.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Entry Title: More 55-plus workers delaying retirement, but how hard is it to get a job?
    Entry Credit: Lori Weisberg, Mike Freeman
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: San Francisco Chronicle
    Entry Title: Silicon Valley Mall Battle
    Entry Credit: Roland Li
    Judge Comment: None