2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of Local Government ( Weeklies: 4,300 & under)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Ynez Valley Star
    Entry Title: Solvang Scolded by District Attorney
    Entry Credit: Raiza Giorgi
    Judge Comment: Strong accountability reporting.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Ark
    Entry Title: "Police chief apologizes after outcry over protest warning"
    Entry Credit: Hannah Weikel
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Ark
    Entry Title: "Store owners: Late-night encounter with Tiburon police motivated by race"
    Entry Credit: Hannah Weikel
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: The Ark
    Entry Title: "Belvedere pushing ahead with plans to upgrade seawalls"
    Entry Credit: Hannah Weikel, Kevin Hessel
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Weekly Calistogan
    Entry Title: Calistoga takes PG&E to task over power outages
    Entry Credit: Cynthia Sweeney
    Judge Comment: None