2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

General Excellence ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Good Times
    Entry Title: Good Times: Sept. 15, Sept. 22
    Entry Credit: Steve Palopoli, Heather Tsang, Adam Joseph, Tony Nuñez
    Judge Comment: Attractive, engaging design; great mix of news, features and entertainment; nice photography and other visuals; and packed with information. A solid total package, with a distinctive community voice.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Monterey County Weekly
    Entry Title: General Excellence
    Entry Credit: Monterey County Weekly staff
    Judge Comment: Very strong design. Good mix of stories. Nice, prominent display of opinion content and community voices.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Grunion Gazette
    Entry Title: Grunion Gazette Sept 9 and 16, two sections each
    Entry Credit: Grunion staff
    Judge Comment: The Gazette does a great job of covering its community, from top news to prep sports. Nice work.