The California Journalism Awards Gala, scheduled for May 16 in Long Beach, is canceled.

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CNPA directors decided Thursday morning to cancel the event as caution and restriction increase over large gatherings and travel issues during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This second annual Gala was planned to recognize winners in the 2019 California Journalism Awards. Finalists, announced earlier this week, are available as sortable and searchable tables on the CNPA website:




CNPA will announce the winners soon and ship awards directly to member companies. Additional recognition is forthcoming.

Contest questions: Simon Birch, 916-288-6010

Gala questions: Vanessa Henderson, 916-288-6017.