2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Editorial Comment ( Dailies: 50,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: The Truth About Test Scores
    Entry Credit: Karin Klein
    Judge Comment: Clever writing, incisive an analysis on a vital topic.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Entry Title: All of these people have died in school shootings since Columbine. Enough.
    Entry Credit: The San Diego Union-Tribune Editorial Board
    Judge Comment: Powerful use of facts blended with an impassioned voice.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: Should Paradise Be Rebuilt?
    Entry Credit: Kerry Cavanaugh
    Judge Comment: Solid reporting, brisk writing make for a persuasive editorial.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Mercury News/East Bay Times
    Entry Title: Brown, Feinstein betrayal of the Delta is unacceptable
    Entry Credit: Ed Clendaniel
    Judge Comment: Excellent writing and a strong, sharp point of view.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Times
    Entry Title: Kuehl: Call It By My Name
    Entry Credit: Robert Greene
    Judge Comment: This topic cried out for a powerful scolding. Very well done.