2022 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

General Excellence ( Weeklies: 4,301 - 11,000) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Dana Point Times
    Entry Title: Dana Point Times
    Entry Credit: Shawn Raymundo, Chelsie Rex, Breeana Greenberg, Zach Cavanagh
    Judge Comment: Great sense of place. Ads are colorful, vibrant, engaging. Nice design. Good news judgment and variety.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Petaluma Argus-Courier
    Entry Title: Petaluma Argus-Courier
    Entry Credit: Petaluma Argus-Courier team
    Judge Comment: The writing in the Petaluma Argus-Courier is engaging -- there's plenty of information but personality shines through -- and there's a good mix of news topics. Strong use of photography. This is a newspaper that knows its readers well.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Roseville Press Tribune
    Entry Title: Roseville Press Tribune
    Entry Credit: Carol Feineman, Shaden Solanji, Bill Sullivan, Aaron Jackson
    Judge Comment: Nice variety of coverage. Good sense of place and consistent use of photography. The design is fun without being overwhelming.
  • Competition Comment: None