Eight Alt-Weeklies Honored in CNPA Awards
april 22, 2011 05:31 pm
Eight AAN-members were honored in the California Newspaper Publishers Association's
annual awards in a ceremony on April 16.
The San Francisco Bay Guardian
picked up the coveted general excellence award along with a 2nd place award in the Local Breaking News category. Publisher Bruce Brugmann said the award "helps us celebrate 45 years of printing the news and raising hell by an independent, family-owned paper in San Francisco."
Palo Alto Weekly
took home ten awards, the leader among AAN-member publications. They took first place in the Investigative Reporting, Business or Financial Story, Photo Essay, and Best Website categories.
North Coast Journal
won seven overall awards, with first place honors in four categories.
picked up five awards, two of them for first place.
Both Pacific Sun
and Sacramento News & Review
received three first place honors.
Chico News & Review
and Metro Silicon Valley
each won two awards.
Download the full list of winners here