2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Investigative Reporting ( Dailies: 15,000 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Redlands Daily Facts
    Entry Title: Bad Apples: Investigating schools' culture of abuse and cover-up
    Entry Credit: Joe Nelson, Scott Schwebke, Beau Yarbrough
    Judge Comment: Exhaustive team reporting bears fruit in coverage of school system's lax nature in ferreting out bad acting teachers. A big service to the community.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Record
    Entry Title: Coroner costs climbing
    Entry Credit: Alex Breitler
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Record Searchlight
    Entry Title: Habitat for Humanity no longer builds in Shasta County
    Entry Credit: Jenny Espino
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Tribune
    Entry Title: Nipomo High girls wrestling coach suspended amid claims of inappropriate touching, comments
    Entry Credit: Matt Fountain, Travis Gibson
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Union
    Entry Title: Nevada County Sheriff's Office deputies at center of corruption allegations
    Entry Credit: Alan Riquelmy, Liz Kellar, Brian Hamilton
    Judge Comment: None