2022 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of Local Government ( Weeklies: 25,001 & over) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Thousand Oaks Acorn
    Entry Title: Leaked report helps public learn truth about departing CEO
    Entry Credit: Kyle Jorrey, Daniel Wolowicz, Dawn Megli
    Judge Comment: Close call but overall coverage placed this at the top.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: New Times
    Entry Title: SLO County redistricting map creator questions local elections
    Entry Credit: Peter Johnson
    Judge Comment: A close call between first and second.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Observer Newspapers
    Entry Title: Sac County Grand Jury
    Entry Credit: Larry Lee
    Judge Comment: Another outstanding story on a topic that's obviously a concern for taxpayers.
  • Competition Comment: All of the entries were well done.