2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

In-Depth Reporting ( Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Pacific Sun
    Entry Title: Point Reyes National Seashore series
    Entry Credit: Peter Byrne
    Judge Comment: Great detail; compelling storytelling; worthwhile subject matter
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Bohemian
    Entry Title: Rotten Core: Former Employees say Farm-to-Table Restaurateur is Toxic and Abusive
    Entry Credit: Chelsea Kurnick
    Judge Comment: Great flow to the series -- compelling interviews, the story offers clearheaded detail and the conclusion rewards readers who stuck it out. Nice job!
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Jennifer Junghans
    Entry Title: Energy Revolution
    Entry Credit: Jennifer Junghans
    Judge Comment: Lots of detail on a technical topic but understandable and accessible to an audience of laymen.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: North Coast Journal
    Entry Title: Fight of the River People
    Entry Credit: Thadeus Greenson
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Palos Verdes Peninsula News
    Entry Title: DDT found off the coast of the Palos Verdes Peninsula
    Entry Credit: Michael Hixon, Chris Haire, David Rosenfeld
    Judge Comment: None