2022 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

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  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Thousand Oaks Acorn
    Entry Title: County CEO resigns in wake of sexual harassment allegation
    Entry Credit: Kyle Jorrey, Daniel Wolowicz
    Judge Comment: Solid piece of reporting of a city official's misdeeds. Balanced and detailed.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Acorn
    Entry Title: Burglars mess with the wrong homeowner
    Entry Credit: John Loesing
    Judge Comment: Great feature story taking off from a minor crime incident. Showed initiative and a well-written tale. Would have been useless without the photo.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Acorn
    Entry Title: Prayers answered as rabbi survives horrific crash
    Entry Credit: John Loesing
    Judge Comment: Gripping story about the aftermath of a horrific crash. Nicely done and the human costs kept at the fore.
  • Competition Comment: None