2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Public Service Journalism ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Metro Silicon Valley
    Entry Title: Dominic Caserta Sexual Harassment Exposed
    Entry Credit: Jennifer Wadsworth
    Judge Comment: A great example of a newspaper not waiting around for government types to get rid bad actors. "Bad news teacher meant big news for this winner."
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Chico News & Review
    Entry Title: Camp Fire coverage
    Entry Credit: Melissa Daugherty, Meredith Cooper, Ashiah Scharaga
    Judge Comment: A strong competitor for top prize. The Chico staff truly captured nearly every aspect of what their readers/neighbors had endured during the great fires of 2018.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Simi Valley Acorn
    Entry Title: Direct interaction is essential for candidates and voters
    Entry Credit: Melissa Simon, Sylvie Belmond
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: New Times
    Entry Title: On the streets
    Entry Credit: Chris McGuinness
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Sacramento News & Review (SN&R)
    Entry Title: Coverage of Hmong community
    Entry Credit: Scott Anderson, Pachia Vang, Vlai Ly , Karlos Ayala
    Judge Comment: None