2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

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  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Palo Alto Weekly
    Entry Title: The Year in Numbers
    Entry Credit: Kristin Brown, Linda Taaffe
    Judge Comment: Very nice breakout of the year in this community. Simple to understand.Useful for community members.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Sacramento News & Review (SN&R)
    Entry Title: Why is Sacramento failing its black students?
    Entry Credit: Sarah Hansel
    Judge Comment: Very informative and organized piece. Nice use of color. A little bit cluttered and jammed though.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Ledger Dispatch
    Entry Title: Cost of DUI
    Entry Credit: Caitlyn Schaap
    Judge Comment: Simple and impactful. Any parent with a new driver would clip this out and show it to their kids.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Desert Review
    Entry Title: Desert Kids News
    Entry Credit: Amanda Hollinger, Brett Miller, Noel Bravo
    Judge Comment: Cute design. Easy to understand. Nice color. The space seems a bit big for the graphic. Maybe another visual element would have helped here.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Sonoma County Gazette
    Entry Title: Sonoma County Watershed Cleanup Guide
    Entry Credit: Vesta Copestakes, Elisabeth DeGoff
    Judge Comment: Organized and very user friendly. Nice use of art.