2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

In-Depth Reporting ( Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Mountain View Voice
    Entry Title: Nowhere to turn for kids in crisis; Struggling to meet 'overwhelming' need
    Entry Credit: Kevin Forestieri, Andrea Gemmet
    Judge Comment: Important story, well reported and written. Easily some of the best writing in this category.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Gilroy Dispatch
    Entry Title: Man dies in struggle with Gilroy police
    Entry Credit: Michael Moore
    Judge Comment: Dispatch does a good job of staying on top of a story critical to its community.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Mountain View Voice
    Entry Title: Young, homeless and sick
    Entry Credit: Mark Noack, Andrea Gemmet, Michelle Le
    Judge Comment: The Voice, again, does a nice job with a critical issue. Well done.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Almanac
    Entry Title: The long road to the classroom
    Entry Credit: Angela Swartz
    Judge Comment: Lots of information here. It's maybe not the sexiest story, but the consequences are very real for this community. Nice job.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Valley Voice
    Entry Title: Tulare Public Cemetery
    Entry Credit: Catherine Doe
    Judge Comment: Great lead. Good reporting throughout.