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Awards National Newspaper Association Better Newspapers Contest and California News Publishers Association California Journalism Awards
AWARD YEAR
COV. YEAR
AWARD
PLACE
ASSC.
WINNER(S)
2023
2022
Best Business Story or Series (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
1st
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Tiburon teen among leaders of an effort to unionize local Starbucks"
2023
2022
Best Business Feature Story or Series (Nondaily <6k)
1st
NNA
Emily Lavin / "Strawberry girl's small business serves up homemade dog treats"
2023
2022
Best Environmental Story or Series (All papers <6k)
1st
NNA
Gretchen Lang / "Backyard butterfly gardens help boost return of monarchs"
2023
2022
Best Front Page Design (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
1st
NNA
Kevin Hessel
2023
2022
Best Informational Graphic (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
1st
NNA
Kevin Hessel / Tsunami hazards
2023
2022
Best Reporting on Local Government (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
1st
NNA
Kevin Hessel, Deirdre McCrohan, Katherine Martine, Emily Lavin / The housing crisis
2023
2022
Best Reporting on Local Government (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
2nd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan, Emily Lavin / Saving the Martha property
2023
2022
Best Profile Feature Story or Series (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
2nd
NNA
Hannah Weikel / "Belvedere woman helps share stories from inside San Quentin"
2023
2022
Best Health Story or Series (All papers <6k)
2nd
NNA
Katherine Martine / "Local agencies are building mental-health assistance for firefighters"
2023
2022
Best Environmental Story or Series (All papers <6k)
2nd
NNA
Katherine Martine / "New maps show broader tsunami hazards across Tiburon Peninsula"
2023
2022
Best Family Life Living Section Pages (All papers)
2nd
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2023
2022
Best Investigative or In-Depth Story or Series (Nondaily <3k)
2nd
NNA
Kevin Hessel / "Yema owners sue Belvedere in profiling claim"
2023
2022
Best Public Notice Section (Advertising, all nondaily)
2nd
NNA
Leigh Pagan
2023
2022
Best Obituary Tribute (All papers)
3rd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Award-winning ex-Ark reporter had thirst for knowledge, adventure"
2023
2022
Best Sales Promotion Section or Edition (Advertising, all nondaily)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Holiday Guide
2023
2022
Best Special News, Sports or Feature Section or Edition (All papers <3k)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / The Spirit of Generosity
2023
2022
Best Informational Graphic (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
3rd
NNA
Kevin Hessel / Election results
2023
2022
Best Reporting on Local Government (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
3rd
NNA
Kevin Hessel, Deirdre McCrohan, Katherine Martine, Shayne Jones / Police reform and social equity
2023
2022
Best Multiple Advertiser Section (All nondaily)
HM
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Holiday Guide
2023
2022
Best Investigative or In-Depth Story or Series (Nondaily <3k)
HM
NNA
Katherine Martine / "Belvedere tops Bay Area list of segregated white wealth"
2023
2022
Best Education/Literacy Story (Nondaily <6k)
HM
NNA
Katherine Martine / "Schools focus on student mental health in wake of Texas shooting"
2023
2022
Best Reporting on Local Government (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
HM
NNA
Katherine Martine, Emily Lavin, Shayne Jones / Belvedere charter-and-tax plan
2023
2022
Best Local News Coverage (All papers <3k)
HM
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2022
2022
Health Coverage (Weeklies <4,300)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "A silent partner inside your body"
2022
2022
Coverage of 2022 Elections (Weeklies <4,300)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Emily Lavin, Katherine Martine / Results coverage
2022
2022
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <4,300)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Emily Lavin, Katherine Martine / Tiburon Peninsula's efforts to address housing crisis
2022
2022
Coverage of the Environment (Weeklies <4,300)
1st
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "Backyard butterfly gardens help boost return of monarchs"
2022
2022
Inside Page Layout & Design (Weeklies <11k)
1st
CNPA
Kevin Hessel
2022
2022
In-Depth Reporting (Weeklies <4,300)
1st
CNPA
Shayne Jones, Kevin Hessel / Belvedere police stop illegal sharing of license-plate data
2022
2022
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Emily Lavin / Saving the 110-acre Martha property
2022
2022
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Emily Lavin, Katherine Martine / Tiburon Peninsula's efforts to address housing crisis
2022
2022
Breaking News (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Katherine Martine / "Tiburon police sergeant dies in apparent suicide at station"
2022
2022
Coverage of Business and the Economy (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Strawberry girl's small business serves up homemade dog treats"
2022
2022
Coverage of Youth and Education (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Strawberry girl's small business serves up homemade dog treats"
2022
2022
Profile Story (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Belvedere woman helps share stories from inside San Quentin"
2022
2022
Health Coverage (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Katherine Martine / "Local agencies are building mental-health assistance for firefighters"
2022
2022
Coverage of 2022 Elections (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Katherine Martine, Emily Lavin, Shayne Jones / Charter and tax for seismic roadwork
2022
2022
Special Section Cover (All weeklies)
2nd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel
2022
2022
Writing (Weeklies <4,300)
2nd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel / "Yema owners sue Belvedere in profiling claim"
2022
2022
Writing (Weeklies <4,300)
3rd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "A silent partner inside your body"
2022
2022
Coverage of 2022 Elections (Weeklies <4,300)
3rd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Emily Lavin / Saving the 110-acre Martha property
2022
2022
Special Section (All weeklies)
3rd
CNPA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Home - Fall 2022
2022
2022
Coverage of the Environment (Weeklies <4,300)
3rd
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "Scientists search for ways to restore eelgrass in Richardson Bay"
2022
2022
Coverage of Business and the Economy (Weeklies <4,300)
3rd
CNPA
Katherine Martine, Kevin Hessel / "Sam's sees early success in NFT presale"
2022
2022
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <4,300)
3rd
CNPA
Katherine Martine, Kevin Hessel, Shayne Jones / Redevelopment of Mallard Pointe
2022
2022
Informational Graphic (All weeklies)
3rd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel / Tsunami flood maps
2022
2022
Breaking News (Weeklies <4,300)
3rd
CNPA
Shayne Jones / "Police investigate antisemitic fliers distributed in Tiburon"
2022
2021
Best Business Story (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
1st
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan & Kevin Hessel / "Downtown landlord seeks $300K for late-night ferry"
2022
2021
Best Investigative or In-Depth Story or Series (Nondaily <3k)
1st
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Hannah Weikel & Shayne Jones / Series: Policing and diversity
2022
2021
Best Public Notice Section (Advertising, all papers)
1st
NNA
Leigh Pagan
2022
2021
Freedom of Information (All papers)
2nd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Town rejects $2 mil payout demand"
2022
2021
Best Reporting on Local Government (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
2nd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Hannah Weikel & Shayne Jones / Series: Policing and diversity
2022
2021
Best Localized National Story (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
2nd
NNA
Gretchen Lang / "Study: Moon 'wobble' could worsen flooding in 2030s"
2022
2021
Best Non-Profile Feature Story (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
2nd
NNA
Hannah Weikel / "Tiburon Peninsula hit by 'cat' burglars"
2022
2021
GENERAL EXCELLENCE (Nondaily <3k)
2nd
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2022
2021
Best Family Life Living Section Pages (All papers)
2nd
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff / ArkBeat
2022
2021
Best Special News, Sports or Feature Section or Edition (All papers <3k)
2nd
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff / The Year in Review
2022
2021
Best Business Feature Story (Nondaily <6k)
3rd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / "A new era for R&S"
2022
2021
Best Multiple Advertiser Section (Advertising, all papers <5k)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Home, fall 2021
2022
2021
Best Education/Literacy Story (Nondaily <6k)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin / "Teachers, students adapt to increasing return to classrooms"
2022
2021
Best Non-Profile Feature Story (Nondaily 2k-3,999)
3rd
NNA
Gretchen Lang / "To delight and disgust, jellies invade lagoon"
2022
2021
Best Sports Feature Story or Series (All papers <3k)
3rd
NNA
Shayne Jones & Kevin Hessel / "From sails to speedways, Tiburon man born to race"
2022
2021
Best Health Story (All papers <6k)
3rd
NNA
Shayne Jones / "Belvedere takes up debate on playground surface amid growing worry"
2021
2021
Coverage of Local Government(Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Hannah Weikel & Shayne Jones / Series: Tiburon tackles racial diversity, justice
2021
2021
In-Depth Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Hannah Weikel & Shayne Jones / Series: Tiburon tackles racial diversity, justice
2021
2021
Feature Story(Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "To delight and disgust, jellies invade lagoon"
2021
2021
Front Page Layout & Design (Weeklies <11k)
1st
CNPA
Kevin Hessel
2021
2021
Sports Feature Story(Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Shayne Jones & Kevin Hessel / "From sails to speedways, Tiburon man born to race"
2021
2021
Writing (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Centenarian survived Holocaust, COVID-19"
2021
2021
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Diane Smith / "Vogue Cleaners marks 75 years"
2021
2021
Special Section (All weeklies)
2nd
CNPA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Home, spring 2021
2021
2021
Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Teachers, students adapt to increasing return to classrooms"
2021
2021
Profile Story (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Tiburon teen becomes one of nation's first female Eagle Scouts"
2021
2021
In-Depth Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel & Shayne Jones / Series: Redevelopment of Mallard Pointe
2021
2021
GENERAL EXCELLENCE (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2021
2021
Arts & Entertainment Coverage (All weeklies)
2nd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel & Staff / ArkBeat
2021
2021
Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan & Kevin Hessel / "Businesses look to rebound as virus restrictions ease once again"
2021
2021
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Towns dispute math, say there's not enough land, water in appeals of housing rules"
2021
2021
Public Service Journalism (Weeklies <11k)
3rd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Hannah Weikel & Shayne Jones / Series: Tiburon tackles racial diversity, justice
2021
2021
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Playground debate leads to confrontations"
2021
2021
In-Depth Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Shayne Jones & Kevin Hessel / "Widespread internet outage leads to frustration, questions"
2021
2021
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "A new era for R&S"
2021
2021
Profile Story (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Centenarian survived Holocaust, COVID-19"
2021
2021
Writing (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "Golden Gate hum vexes residents"
2021
2021
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Hannah Weikel & Shayne Jones / Series: Redevelopment of Mallard Pointe
2021
2021
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
5th
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "At last, two long-awaited restaurants set reopenings"
2021
2021
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
5th
CNPA
Hannah Weikel & Shayne Jones / Series: Redevelopment of Mallard Pointe
2021
2021
Feature Story (Weeklies <4.3k)
5th
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Tiburon Peninsula hit by 'cat' burglars"
2021
2021
Special Section Cover (All weeklies)
5th
CNPA
Kevin Hessel / Holiday Guide
2021
2021
Writing (Weeklies <4.3k)
5th
CNPA
Shayne Jones & Kevin Hessel / "Police press release raises questions about use of race"
2021
2020
Best Business Feature Story (Nondaily <6k)
1st
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / "The anchor of Tiburon"
2021
2020
Best Education/Literacy Story (Nondaily <6k)
1st
NNA
Emily Lavin / "Girls engineering club"
2021
2020
Best Non-Profile Feature Story (Nondaily 2k-3k)
1st
NNA
Gretchen Lang / "Harbormaster works to restore order"
2021
2020
Best Public Notice Section (Advertising, nondaily <5k)
1st
NNA
Leigh Pagan / Legals
2021
2020
Best Education/Literacy Story (Nondaily <6k)
2nd
NNA
Hannah Weikel / "Tiburon girl debuts voice-acting skills"
2021
2020
Best Family Life Living Section Pages (All papers)
2nd
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff / ArkBeat
2021
2020
Best Environmental Story (All papers <9k)
3rd
NNA
Gretchen Lang / "Harbormaster works to restore order"
2021
2020
Best Local News Coverage (All papers <3k)
3rd
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2021
2020
Best Localized National Story (All papers)
HM
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Tiburon companies get millions in PPP"
2021
2020
Best Profile Feature Story (Nondaily 2k-4k)
HM
NNA
Heather Lobdell / "Tiburon man's annual Swim for Sara"
2021
2020
Freedom of Information (All papers)
HM
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Hannah Weikel / Marin, state can't explain ICU calculations behind shutdown
2021
2020
Communication in Crisis (All papers <6k)
HM
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff / Coronavirus shelter-in-place coverage
2020
2020
Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Fallout (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Businesses try to adapt during first week of new restrictions"
2020
2020
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Tiburon Playhouse becomes 'casualty of pandemic'"
2020
2020
Feature Story (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "Harbormaster works to restore order out on Richardson Bay"
2020
2020
Writing (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "Harbormaster works to restore order out on Richardson Bay"
2020
2020
Wildfire News Coverage (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "S. Marin fire district to introduce drone program"
2020
2020
Breaking News (Weeklies <25k)
1st
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Store owners: Late-night encounter with Tiburon police motivated by race"
2020
2020
Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Health Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Researchers hunt for virus in sewage"
2020
2020
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "The anchor of Tiburon"
2020
2020
Coverage of Youth and Education (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Girls engineering club educates peers"
2020
2020
Wildfire News Coverage (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "PG&E: New microgrids may prevent shutoffs on peninsula"
2020
2020
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Police chief apologizes after outcry over protest warning"
2020
2020
Local Coverage of Election 2020 (Weeklies <11k)
2nd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel, Emily Lavin / "Hopefuls for council and school board square off in forums"
2020
2020
Coverage of Protests and Racial Justice: News or Feature Stories (Weeklies <11k)
2nd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel, Matthew Hose / Eight Can't Wait
2020
2020
GENERAL EXCELLENCE (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2020
2020
Special Section Cover (All weeklies)
2nd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel / Special Section Covers
2020
2020
Breaking News (Weeklies <25k)
2nd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel, Emily Lavin / "Bay Area ordered to shelter in place"
2020
2020
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / Main Street eating
2020
2020
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <25k)
3rd
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "Harbormaster works to restore order out on Richardson Bay"
2020
2020
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Store owners: Late-night encounter with Tiburon police motivated by race"
2020
2020
Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Profiles (Weeklies <11k)
3rd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Tiburon couple under quarantine"
2020
2020
Writing (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Tiburon girl debuts voice-acting skills in Pixar's 'Soul'"
2020
2020
Public Service Journalism (Weeklies <25k)
3rd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel, Deirdre McCrohan, Kevin Hessel, Matthew Hose / Race incidents lead to resignations, investigations, reform, citizen panel
2020
2020
Front Page Layout & Design (Weeklies <11k)
3rd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel / Front Page Layout & Design
2020
2020
Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Health Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Local docs among first to get vaccine"
2020
2020
Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Fallout (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Tiburon companies get millions in bailout program"
2020
2020
Coverage of Youth and Education (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Schools dropping provider over racist and sexist lessons"
2020
2020
Coverage of Protests and Racial Justice: News or Feature Stories (Weeklies <11k)
4th
CNPA
Hannah Weikel, Emily Lavin, Deirdre McCrohan / BLM protests and the Tiburon police chief
2020
2020
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Hannah Weikel, Kevin Hessel / "Belvedere pushing ahead with plans to upgrade seawalls"
2020
2020
Coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Health Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
5th
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Girls engineering club educates peers"
2020
2020
Coverage of Youth and Education (Weeklies <4.3k)
5th
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Tiburon girl debuts voice-acting skills in Pixar's 'Soul'"
2020
2019
Best Special Section (Nondaily <3k)
1st
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Generosity - Winter
2020
2019
Best Classified Section (All <10k)
1st
NNA
Leigh Pagan / Classifieds
2020
2019
Best Public Notice Section (Nondaily <5k)
1st
NNA
Leigh Pagan / Legals
2020
2019
Best Sports Feature Story or Series (Nondaily <3k)
2nd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Tiburon’s Elly Hakami inducted into NorCal Tennis Hall of Fame"
2020
2019
Best Performing Arts Story (All papers)
2nd
NNA
Emily Lavin / "Jazz musician aims to forge connections through music"
2020
2019
Best Review (All papers)
2nd
NNA
Hannah Weikel / "Adult themes in ‘Grease’ might be too much for family afternoon on the mountain"
2020
2019
Best Business Story (Nondaily <6k)
3rd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Immigration audit forces layoffs at Rustic Bakery"
2020
2019
Best Sales Promotion Section or Edition (All <10k)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Holiday Guide
2020
2019
Best Special Section (Nondaily <3k)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Home - Spring
2020
2019
Best Education/Literacy Story (Nondaily <6k)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin / "Del Mar teacher uses own creation to teach kids basic circuitry"
2020
2019
Best Investigative or In-Depth Story or Series (Nondaily <3k)
3rd
NNA
Gretchen Lang, Hannah Weikel / Anchor-outs on Richardson Bay
2020
2019
Best Breaking News Story (Nondaily <3k)
3rd
NNA
Hannah Weikel / "‘Complete chaos’ after derelict boats drift across bay toward West Shore"
2020
2019
Best Local News Coverage (All <3k)
3rd
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2020
2019
Best Health Story (All <6k)
3rd
NNA
Kevin Hessel / "Vaccination rates for kindergartners at 95 percent at Reed Elementary School"
2020
2019
Best Sports Feature Story or Series (Nondaily <3k)
3rd
NNA
Matthew Hose / "Seniors take top prize in tennis doubles world championship"
2020
2019
Best Education/Literacy Story (Nondaily <6k)
HM
NNA
Emily Lavin / "Strawberry teen’s girls camp aims to spark passion for science"
2020
2019
Best Health Story (All <6k)
HM
NNA
Emily Lavin / "Tiburon cancer survivor leads fundraising to launch yoga program at Benioff hospital"
2020
2019
Best Breaking News Story (Nondaily <3k)
HM
NNA
Hannah Weikel / "Cops: Man who drove into water nodded off at the wheel"
2020
2019
Best Business Story (Nondaily <6k)
HM
NNA
Matthew Hose / "Downtown Tiburon garden center closes after 60 years"
2019
2019
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Local businesses grapple with impacts of power shutoffs"
2019
2019
Sports Feature Story (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Tiburon’s Elly Hakami inducted into NorCal Tennis Hall of Fame"
2019
2019
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Alison T. Gray / Tiburon drone ban
2019
2019
Feature Story (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Couple’s work with March of Dimes helps turn ‘pain into purpose’"
2019
2019
Coverage of Youth and Education (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Strawberry teen’s girls camp aims to spark passion for science"
2019
2019
Best Writing (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Tiburon cancer survivor leads fundraising to launch yoga program at Benioff hospital"
2019
2019
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "County scientist looks to create 'living shorelines'"
2019
2019
In-Depth Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Gretchen Lang, Hannah Weikel / Anchor-outs on Richardson Bay
2019
2019
GENERAL EXCELLENCE (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Kevin Hessel & Staff / Sept. 18 & 25, 2019
2019
2019
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Sam's Anchor Cafe renovation, music permit"
2019
2019
Coverage of Youth and Education (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Del Mar teacher uses own creation to teach kids basic circuitry"
2019
2019
Feature Story (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "County struggles to prioritize housing for bay’s anchor-outs"
2019
2019
Breaking News (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Hannah Weikel, Kevin Hessel, Rachel Simpson / "Peninsula hit with PG&E blackouts"
2019
2019
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "Tiburon suspends plan for McKegney maintenance shed"
2019
2019
Coverage of Youth and Education (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Revamped garden takes root"
2019
2019
Feature Story (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Tiburon cancer survivor leads fundraising to launch yoga program at Benioff hospital"
2019
2019
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / Strawberry Recreation District
2019
2019
Best Writing (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "County struggles to prioritize housing for bay’s anchor-outs"
2019
2019
Coverage of Business News (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan / "New mourning of cafe"
2019
2019
Photo Story/Essay (Weeklies <11k)
4th
CNPA
Elliot Karlan / "Going to the dogs"
2019
2019
Breaking News (Weeklies <4.3k)
4th
CNPA
Hannah Weikel / "Boy killed, father arrested in boating accident"
2019
2019
Inside Page Layout & Design (Weeklies <11k)
4th
CNPA
Kevin Hessel / "Desire to downsize drives renovation of Tiburon condo"
2019
2019
Sports Game Story (All weeklies)
4th
CNPA
Matthew Hose / "Paul clinches Tiburon Challenger"
2019
2019
Special Section Cover (All weeklies)
5th
CNPA
Kevin Hessel / Generosity (Summer 2019), Generosity (Winter 2019) & Home (Fall 2019)
2019
2018
Best Photo Essay (All <3k)
1st
NNA
Elliot Karlan / "Peninsula celebrates Labor Day"
2019
2018
Best Sales Promotion Section or Edition (Nondaily <10k)
1st
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Holiday Guide
2019
2018
GENERAL EXCELLENCE (Nondaily <3k)
1st
NNA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2019
2018
Best Public Notice Section (Nondaily <5k)
1st
NNA
Leigh Pagan
2019
2018
Best Business Story (Nondaily <6k)
2nd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan / Series: Michael Mina to open new restaurant in Tiburon
2019
2018
Best Public Notice Journalism (All papers)
2nd
NNA
Deirdre McCrohan, Matthew Hose & Kevin Hessel / Series: Belvedere-Tiburon Library expansion
2019
2018
Best Education/Literacy Story (Nondaily <6k)
2nd
NNA
Emily Lavin / "Building homes and futures"
2019
2018
Best Multiple Advertiser Section (All <5k)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Home, fall 2018
2019
2018
Best Special News, Sports or Feature Section or Edition (All <3k)
3rd
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Home, fall 2018
2019
2018
Best Environmental Story (All <9k)
3rd
NNA
Gretchen Lang / "Snail-picking efforts don't slow havoc to marine life"
2019
2018
Best Family Life/Living Section/Pages (All papers)
HM
NNA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Home, fall 2018
2019
2018
Best Classified Section (Nondaily <5k)
HM
NNA
Leigh Pagan
2019
2018
Best Feature Photo (Nondaily <3k)
HM
NNA
Matthew Hose / "A place of healing"
2018
2018
Public Service Journalism (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Matthew Hose & Kevin Hessel / Series: Belvedere-Tiburon Library expansion
2018
2018
Special Section (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Emily Lavin & Staff / Home, fall 2018
2018
2018
Writing (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Gretchen Lang / "Longtime anchor-outs reflect on changing bay community"
2018
2018
Artistic Photo (Weeklies <4.3k)
1st
CNPA
Kevin Hessel / "Celestial hat trick"
2018
2018
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan, Matthew Hose & Kevin Hessel / Series: Belvedere-Tiburon Library expansion
2018
2018
Agricultural Reporting (Weeklies <11k)
2nd
CNPA
Emily Lavin / "Local backyard bee hives"
2018
2018
GENERAL EXCELLENCE (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
2018
2018
Land-Use Reporting (Weeklies <4.3k)
2nd
CNPA
Matthew Hose / "Plan to solve housing crisis could transform the Tiburon Peninsula"
2018
2018
Coverage of Local Government (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Deirdre McCrohan & Matthew Hose / Series: Tiburon Ridge subdivision
2018
2018
Breaking News (Weeklies <4.3k)
3rd
CNPA
Jeff Dempsey & Elliot Karlan / "Del Mar and Redwood kids stand against gun violence"
2018
2018
Inside Page Layout & Design (Weeklies <11k)
3rd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel
2018
2018
Arts & Entertainment Coverage (Weeklies <25k)
3rd
CNPA
Kevin Hessel & Staff
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