2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Feature Story ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Palo Alto Weekly
    Entry Title: Nine days in the wilderness
    Judge Comment: Super compelling story and so well written. I was riveted from the beginning to the end. Great use of their quotes.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Good Times
    Entry Title: Shooting For Change"
    Entry Credit: Alisha Green
    Judge Comment: Well written story on an important topic. A different kind of covid story.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Good Times
    Entry Title: "Wild Things"
    Entry Credit: Steve Palopoli
    Judge Comment: Lively writing that made me laugh out loud.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Metro Silicon Valley
    Entry Title: Victims of Church Stabbing Join Soaring Death Toll Among Silicon Valley’s Homeless
    Entry Credit: Jennifer Wadsworth
    Judge Comment: Heartbreaking story, well told.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Barbara Independent
    Entry Title: Channel Islands Shipwrecks Tell Stories of Heroism, Heartbreak, and High-Seas Scalawaggery
    Entry Credit: Tyler Hayden
    Judge Comment: Comprehensive and interesting guide on an unexpected topic.