Skip to comments.Los Angeles Times Wins Inaugural Newspaper of the Year Award
Posted on 05/06/2012 4:28:50 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Times won Newspaper of the Year for 2011 among the state's largest daily newspapers, and a total of 20 journalism awards as part of the annual Better Newspaper Contest, officials announced Saturday.
The Times won first-place awards among newspapers with a circulation of 150,000 or more in the categories of local government coverage, investigative reporting, sports, and arts and entertainment. The paper also received second prize for design and general excellence in the contest sponsored by the California Newspaper Publishers Association, a nonprofit trade group.
The San Jose Mercury News won first place for general excellence and local breaking news. The Contra Costa Times took the top prize for its coverage of the environment, while the Sacramento Bee won first place in the category of Business, Financial or Economic News.
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They can give themselves awards daily, but that doesn’t mean anyone believes it.
Laughable self aggrandizement.
Soon there will be more newspaper awards than there are subscribers.
Anybody care to wager on the last day the LA Times is printed?
Sounds like the last gasp of a dying dinosaur...
Liberals give themselves awards all the time. As usual this means nothing to anyone but themselves.
Kind of like the newspaper version of the Academy Awards.
Leftists congratulate themselves. It is almost like those garbage self esteem courses.
Yep, Liberals giving awards to Liberals For being Liberals!
Why do I care?
Reminds me of when my kids were little and got a little swimming trophy at the end of the season. Everyone got one, so they were really worth nothing, and my kids knew it.
Liberals giving themselves an award for being liberals.