2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Editorial Cartoon ( Dailies: 15,000 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Union
    Entry Title: It takes a village idiot
    Entry Credit: R.L. Crabb
    Judge Comment: Easily understandable and quickly elicits a laugh, though it is a deadly serious topic to people in the region.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Ukiah Daily Journal
    Entry Title: Kester-Hot Air
    Entry Credit: James Kester
    Judge Comment: Fresh take on Donald Trump, focusing on his "interior" rather than other aspects of his personality.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Napa Valley Register
    Entry Title: Wheel of Housing
    Entry Credit: Roberto Tinoco
    Judge Comment: Easily understandable approach to Napa's housing issues; a crisis it shares with virtually all California regions.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Napa Valley Register
    Entry Title: Affordable housing
    Entry Credit: Roberto Tinoco
    Judge Comment: This cartoon shows the nature of trying to find housing in one of California's more popular areas. Tough and random
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Napa Valley Register
    Entry Title: New governor
    Entry Credit: Roberto Tinoco
    Judge Comment: None