City Pages wins 15 first place SPJ awards -- a new record
Last night's Society of Professional Journalists Page One banquet was a banner event for City Pages.
We won 15 first place awards -- the most in our history -- while competing in the 50,000-plus circulation category with the Star Tribune and Pioneer Press.
Here's a rundown of our award-winning pieces:
Long Feature: Jessica Lussenhop, Forging the Oregon Trail
The Best Feature Photo
Enterprise Story: Jessica Lussenhop, The Suicide Files
Sports Feature: Andy Mannix, Dough Boy Rises
Business Column: Andrea Swennson, Here's Why We Didn't Sign Foo Fighters Photo Contract
Sports Column: Andy Mannix & Mike Mullen, Vikings All-Arrested Team
Art & Illustration: Kevin Cannon, Pride Map
Page Design: Mike Kooiman, Rarefied Air opening spread
Front Page Design: Mike Kooiman, My Life in the Test Trade cover
Best Hard News Photo: Mark Kartarik, The Forgotten Neighborhood
The Best News Portrait
Best Feature Photo: Emily Utne, Doomtree
Best News Portrait: Tony Nelson, Untrue Blood
Best Sports Photo: Ryan Brennan, Minnesota Parkour
Best Commissioned Magazine Photo: Emily Utne, Best of the Twin Cities
Best Use of Public Records: Andy Mannix & Mike Mullen, RNC Piggy Bank
Best Website: citypages.com
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