2021 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Writing ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Beverly Hills Courier
    Entry Title: Children with Rare Disease
    Entry Credit: Samuel Braslow
    Judge Comment: This is a compelling story. It is written in a way to draw readers' attention to helping this family. This entry truly embodies strong writing.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Acorn
    Entry Title: One year later
    Entry Credit: Becca Whitnall, John Loesing
    Judge Comment: This is an engaging story.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Beach Reporter
    Entry Title: Mr. Pickles, the cat, takes the long way home
    Entry Credit: Lisa Jacobs
    Judge Comment: Cute feature.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Thousand Oaks Acorn
    Entry Title: Families of Borderline victims grieve over news that building will be demolished
    Entry Credit: Dawn Megli
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Meghann Cuniff
    Entry Title: Orange County federal judge dismisses criminal cases over lack of jury trials
    Entry Credit: Meghann Cuniff
    Judge Comment: None