2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic-Health Reporting ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Metro Silicon Valley
    Entry Title: Prolonged Testing Delays Undermine Santa Clara County’s Efforts to Curb Coronavirus
    Entry Credit: Jennifer Wadsworth
    Judge Comment: Excellent use of anecdote without judgment. Piece is thorough and well-done throughout.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Palo Alto Weekly
    Entry Title: The push to test for COVID-19
    Entry Credit: Sue Dremann, Gennady Sheyner, Kevin Forestieri
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Salinas Californian
    Entry Title: Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic—Health Reporting:
    Entry Credit: Kate Cimini
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Thousand Oaks Acorn
    Entry Title: Covering the pandemic
    Entry Credit: Becca Whitnall, Kyle Jorrey, Dawn Megli
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Metro Silicon Valley
    Entry Title: Incomplete Testing Data Blurs Full Picture of Covid-19 Outbreak
    Entry Credit: Jennifer Wadsworth
    Judge Comment: None