Archives for April 2010

2009 Student Award Winners

GENERAL EXCELLENCE - STUDENT

1st    The Argonaut – University of Idaho
2nd    The Coyote – College of Idaho
3rd    The Arbiter – Boise State University

GENERAL NEWS STORY - STUDENT

1st    Greg Connolly – The Argonaut – University of Idaho – "UI Staffer hits WSU students with car"
2nd    Marcus Kellis – The Argonaut – University of Idaho – "SBOE proposal incurs faculty questions"
3rd    Kelcie  Moseley – … [Read more...]

2009 Public Relations Award Winners

NEWS RELEASES - PR

1st    June Sparks – Idaho Transportation Department – " December snowstorms a headache for drivers; Franklin Bridge; Despite 330 inches of snow, ITD avalanche team keeps "avalanche alley" open"
2nd    Dave Carlson – AAA Idaho – "Gas Prices – Extreme ride; Battery Roundup; Keep Kids Safe"
3rd    Jennifer Gelband – Zions Bank – "'Smart Women Grants'; Zions Bank visits on National Teach Children to Save Day; Neighborhood Stimulus During 19th Annual Paint-A-Thon"[Read more...]

2009 Radio Award Winners

GENERAL EXCELLENCE   - RADIO

1st    Dave Plourde – KCHQ – FM – "Q102 Newsbreak"

GENERAL NEWS REPORT - RADIO

1st    Adam Cotterell – Boise State Radio – "Dairy Crisis – 2 Part Series"
2nd    Doug Nadvornick –Northwest News Network – "Year of the Wolf Hunt:  Idaho's Legal Battle Over Delisting the Grey Wolf"
3rd    Samantha Wright – Boise State Radio –"Visiting History"

SPOT NEWS REPORT - RADIO

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2009 Television Award Winners

GENERAL EXCELLENCE - TV

Division A
1st    KTVB Channel 7
2nd    KIVI Channel 6
3rd    KBCI Channel 2

Division B
No entries


GENERAL NEWS REPORT - TV

Division A
1st    Scott Evans, Trevor Loucks, Emily Albrechtsen – KTVB Channel 7 – "Pencil in Mouth Follow"
2nd    Alyson Outen, Paul Boehlke – KTVB Channel 7 – "Wilderness Mail"
3rd    TIE
Alyson Outen, Xanti Alcelay – … [Read more...]

2009 Magazine Award Winners

GENERAL EXCELLENCE - MAGAZINE

1st    Jennifer Tuohy & Tony Barriatua – Sun Valley Guide – Summer 2009
2nd    Staff – Idaho Statesman – Treasure Magazine – April / May 2009
3rd    Michael McCoy – Teton Valley Magazine – Summer 2009,  The Water Issue
Honorable Mention - Blot Staff – Blot Magazine – University of Idaho – December 2009    


MAGAZINE WRITING – SERIOUS FEATURE

1st    Patti Murphy – Sun Valley … [Read more...]

2009 Weekly Newspaper Award Winners

GENERAL EXCELLENCE – WEEKLY PRINT

1st    Boise Weekly
2nd    The Star-News
3rd     Idaho Mountain Express


GENERAL NEWS STORY – WEEKLY PRINT

1st    Michael Wells – The Star-News – "Tamarack:  After the Fall"
2nd    Terry Smith – Idaho Mountain Express – "Fired worker wants justice"
3rd    Lisa Nyren – Teton Valley News – "Tragedy turns triumph for one dog and nine lucky pups"

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2009 Weekly Newspaper

GENERAL EXCELLENCE – WEEKLY PRINT

1st    Boise Weekly
2nd    The Star-News
3rd     Idaho Mountain Express


GENERAL NEWS STORY – WEEKLY PRINT

1st    Michael Wells – The Star-News – "Tamarack:  After the Fall"
2nd    Terry Smith – Idaho Mountain Express – "Fired worker wants justice"
3rd    Lisa Nyren – Teton Valley News – "Tragedy turns triumph for one dog and nine lucky pups"

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2009 Daily Newspaper Award Winners

GENERAL EXCELLENCE – DAILY PRINT:

1st Idaho Statesman
2nd    Idaho Press-Tribune    
3rd    Times-News
Honorable Mention -  Idaho State Journal

GENERAL NEWS STORY – DAILY PRINT

1st    Laurie Welch – Times-News – "Unsettled Dust"
2nd    John O'Connell – Idaho State Journal – "Accreditation eludes museum"
3rd    John Bulger – Idaho State Journal – "Labor of love"

SPOT NEWS COVERAGE … [Read more...]

Public Relations

PUBLIC RELATIONS DIVISION

Editorial Writing: Selection of three published editorials on a related topic or separate topics. Submissions may be in the form of guest columns, opinion-editorials or letters to the editor.

News Release: Selection of three news releases and if available, up to five clippings from each of them.

Feature Writing: Original material written for a particular communication project. Submit text of feature article as well as documentation of publication and placement. The feature article should have been … [Read more...]

Student (Print & Broadcast) Division

General Excellence: Entry consists of one newspaper issued in November 2012.

General News Story: Will be judged on clarity, enterprise, and significance. One story per entry.

Headlines: Selection of six. Emphasis on sparkle, clarity, creativity and accuracy. Include stories.

Page Design: Selection of three. Emphasis on presentation, attractiveness and effectiveness.

Column Writing: Three columns by one writer. Emphasis on writer's ability to entertain, move or educate the reader with good writing that has … [Read more...]

Rules Magazine Division

MAGAZINE DIVISION

General Excellence: Must be produced and distributed in Idaho, and have as few as two or as many as 12 issues per year. Entry is one issue published in 2012.

Magazine Writing - Serious Feature: Submit one article.

Magazine Writing - Light Feature: Submit one article.

Magazine Photography: Excellence in photography. Serious or light feature. Emphasis on creativity; submit one photo per entry.

Magazine Cover: Excellence in design. Submit one.

NEW - Columns: Can include … [Read more...]

Rules Radio Division

 

General Excellence: Entry consists of one newscast broadcast between January 1 - 13, 2013. This date will be chosen at random by the Idaho Press Club and will be announced on January 15, 2013. For the specific dates and additional information, call (208) 389-2879 or see our website at www.idahopressclub.org.

General News Report: Reporting of a news story, planned or unplanned. May be a series or comprehensive coverage.

Spot News Report: Coverage of a single breaking, spontaneous event aired the same day or on … [Read more...]

Rules Television Division

DIVISION SIZES: Division A - Boise market, Division B – All other market sizes.

General Excellence: Judged in two market size divisions - Division A - Boise market, Division B – All other market sizes. Entry consists of one newscast broadcast between January 1 - 13, 2013. This date will be chosen at random by the Idaho Press Club and will be announced on January 15, 2013. For the specific dates and additional information, call (208) 389-2879.

Best Morning News Program: Judged in two market divisions - Division A – Boise … [Read more...]