2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic-Profiles ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over,Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Palo Alto Weekly
    Entry Title: When will I see you again?
    Entry Credit: Sue Dremann
    Judge Comment: a lot of work went into this, a lot of sources, well written, great job!
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Camarillo Acorn
    Entry Title: It weighs on our hearts
    Entry Credit: Christina Cox
    Judge Comment: this was a sentimental favorite. just a great story from a perspective you don't hear about. well done.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Moorpark Acorn
    Entry Title: ‘They’re calling him a miracle’
    Entry Credit: Brooke Stanley
    Judge Comment: liked the opening. good story about a survivor
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Gilroy Dispatch
    Entry Title: Daughter of Covid-19 victim urges public to take virus seriously, by Erik Chalhoub
    Entry Credit: Erik Chalhoub
    Judge Comment: painted a picture of the victim very well. felt like i knew the guy.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: San Quentin News
    Entry Title: Eddie Mixon’s Struggle To Survive His Risks
    Entry Credit: Juan Moreno Haines
    Judge Comment: had to give a nod to this story. lot of research went into it, and, from a news source people never think about.