2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

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  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Union
    Entry Title: New sheriff in town: Moon becomes California's first openly-gay sheriff
    Entry Credit: Lorraine Jewett
    Judge Comment: Thorough, extremely well-written.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Napa Valley Register
    Entry Title: Australian woman finds a sister she didn't knew she had in Napa
    Entry Credit: Maria Sestito
    Judge Comment: Fascinating story, terrific writing.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Visalia Times-Delta
    Entry Title: Visalia's Kevin Downes helps bring 'I Can Only Imagine' to big screen
    Entry Credit: James Ward
    Judge Comment: Excellent work.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Cruz Sentinel
    Entry Title: Firefighter shares her recovery 14 years after being raped
    Entry Credit: Michael Todd
    Judge Comment: Great writing and coverage.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Record
    Entry Title: Celebrating a shining light
    Entry Credit: Bob Highfill
    Judge Comment: Beautiful piece and well presented.