Seattle Weekly Takes Home 15 Society of Professional Journalists Awards!

Investigative Reporting
3rd Place
Rick Anderson
“He killed Edwin Pratt”

Crime and Justice Reporting
1st Place
Caleb Hannan
“Lawrence Williams: no Romeo”

Government and Political Reporting
2nd Place
Nina Shapiro
“Nowhere-near-the-border patrol in Forks”

Environment and Science Reporting
1st Place
Joshua Frank
“Hanford’s nuclear option”

Health Reporting
1st Place
Nina Shapiro
“The anti-vaccine epidemic”

Social Issues Reporting
1st Place
Nina Shapiro
“Nowhere-near-the-border patrol in Forks”

Education Reporting
2nd Place
Nina Shapiro
“Deaf jam”

Arts and Entertainment Reporting 
2nd Place
Jonathan Walczak
“Ryan Henry Ward paints the town”

3rd Place
Ellis Conklin
“Pete Dexter lets it bleed”

Lifestyles Reporting
3rd Place
Nina Shapiro
“Ethan Stowell, empire builder”

Personalities Reporting
2nd Place
Keegan Hamilton
“The (alleged) adventures of Phoenix Jones”

3rd Place
Nina Shapiro
“The evolution of John McKay”

Business Reporting
1st Place
Keegan Hamilton
“Porn, piracy & BitTorrent”

Sports Reporting
2nd Place
Rick Anderson
“Suicide, horses & Omak’s most notorious minute”

Special Sections
1st Place
Rick Anderson
“War isn’t over: remembering Washington’s war dead”

Congratulations, everyone! Find a full list of SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism winners here.

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