2003 Awards

Idaho Press Club Best of 2003 Annual Awards

Daily Newspaper

General Excellence:

 

1st The Idaho Statesman

2nd Post Register

3rd Lewiston Morning Tribune

General News Story

 

1st Dean Miller – Post Register – “Exporting a living”

2nd Sandra Forester – The Idaho Statesman – “Warning to INS goes unnoticed”

3rd Becky Kramer – The Idaho Spokesman-Review – “Development to test Dover’s character”

Honorable Mention

Erica Curless – … [Read more...]

General Excellence


Daily Print - 3 issues from 2012

Wednesday, April 18

Sunday, May 6

Thursday, September 6

 

Weekly Print - 3 issues from 2012

4th week of January - 22 - 28

1st week of July - 1-7

3rd week of November - 18-24

 

 Television

Monday, January 7, 2013

 

Radio

Friday, January 4, 2013

 

Please see the general rules and division categories … [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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

Online Division

Best Blog: Award will focus on overall content and quality of blog, which may be attached to a traditional news outlet, or an independent effort focused on Idaho-related topics. Entrant should submit home page link, and may also highlight individual entries from 2012 by including permalinks to those items.

Best Online news or feature story: Article published online only. Judge will focus on quality of production, interest and … [Read more...]

Radio Division

(submit all radio entries on CD)

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.

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

Spot … [Read more...]

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, … [Read more...]

Newspaper (Daily/Weekly)

General Excellence: Entry consists of three issues from 2012. Dates 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.

General News Story: Non-deadline news story. Will be judged on clarity, enterprise, and significance.

Spot News Coverage: A breaking news story; first-time coverage. Will be judged on clarity, … [Read more...]

All Media (Print, TV, Radio)

First Amendment Award: This award is given for work by Idaho journalists, in any medium, that advances the cause of freedom of information in Idaho in the public interest. Submit a copy of an article, broadcast or publication, along with a letter explaining the project or article and its impact.

Reporter of the Year Awards – Print & Broadcast: An honor bestowed on two Idaho journalists, one in print and one in broadcast media, for … [Read more...]

2007 Winners

Daily Newspaper
Weekly Newspaper
Website Categories - Print
Magazine
Television
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Website Categories - Broadcast
Public Relations
Student
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2008 Winners

Daily Newspaper GENERAL EXCELLENCE:

1st  The Spokesman-Review
2nd Idaho Statesman
3rd Idaho State Journal

GENERAL NEWS STORY

1st Kathleen Kreller – Idaho Statesman – “Meridian woman’s death still a mystery”
2nd Kathleen Kreller, Dan Popkey – Idaho Statesman – “Blaze prompts Boise to look at new rules”
3rd Andrea Jackson – Times-News – “Fatally jealous?”   

SPOT NEWS COVERAGE

1st Staff - Idaho Statesman – “J.R. Simplot, 1909-2008”
2nd Staff – Idaho … [Read more...]

2008 Winners

Daily Newspaper GENERAL EXCELLENCE:

1st  The Spokesman-Review
2nd Idaho Statesman
3rd Idaho State Journal

GENERAL NEWS STORY

1st Kathleen Kreller – Idaho Statesman – “Meridian woman’s death still a mystery”
2nd Kathleen Kreller, Dan Popkey – Idaho Statesman – “Blaze prompts Boise to look at new rules”
3rd Andrea Jackson – Times-News – “Fatally jealous?”   

SPOT NEWS COVERAGE

1st Staff - Idaho Statesman – “J.R. Simplot, 1909-2008”
2nd Staff – Idaho … [Read more...]