2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Special Section Cover ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over,Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Barbara Independent
    Entry Title: Workin' It, Fiesta, and Gift Guide
    Entry Credit: Elaine Madsen, Ben Ciccati
    Judge Comment: These covers were by far the class of the field. All of the covers were strong with great typography and photographs. The festival cover was especially strong and quite eye catching.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Monterey County Weekly
    Entry Title: Special Sections: Holiday Shopping Guide, Eat+Drink, Summer Activities Guide
    Entry Credit: Karen Loutzenheiser, Raul Magallanes, Rory Glass
    Judge Comment: These were good entries though having drawings sometimes takes away from the seriousness of the subjects. Good work.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: North Coast Journal
    Entry Title: The Cannabis Issue 2018, Gift Guide 2018 and Burger Week 2018
    Entry Credit: Jacqui Langeland, Jonathan Webster
    Judge Comment: These entries were good, especially the subject matter. However, some of the text was unreadable on one of the entries. The cannabis entry was especially good.