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Webster Awards

Postby cart_machine » Fri Oct 13, 2017 5:05 pm

In case no one caught this, I pass it along.


2017 Jack Webster Awards Winners

Fifteen Webster Awards were presented tonight at the 31th annual Jack Webster Awards in Vancouver.

Best Breaking News Reporting of the Year - Print
Andrea Woo, Sunny Dhillon, Wendy Stueck, Mike Hager, Mark Hume, Ian Bailey, Ben Nelms, Rafal Gerszak, James Keller, Luiz Lopes, The Globe and Mail: Cheque Day

Best Breaking News Reporting of the Year - Radio
Stephen Quinn, Richard Zussman, Justin McElroy, Theresa Duvall, Michelle Eliot, Chris Robinson, Polly Leger, CBC Radio Vancouver: The Deal

Best Breaking News Reporting of the Year - Television
Presented in memory of Keith Bradbury
Skye Ryan, CHEK News: Missing Boy Found

Jack Webster Award for Community Reporting
Tyler Olsen, Abbotsford News: State of Emergency

Jack Webster Award for Science, Technology Health & Environment
Dan Fumano, The Vancouver Sun: Troubled Waters

Best Reporting Chinese Language
Johnny Wong, Fairchild Television: Magazine 26: Where Should I Stay

Excellence in Feature/Enterprise Reporting - Print
Travis Lupick, Amanda Siebert, Georgia Straight Newspaper: A community response: How the worst overdose epidemic in Vancouver's history left the Downtown Eastside to fend for itself

Excellence in Feature/Enterprise Reporting - Radio
Gordon Katic, Sam Fenn, Alexander B. Kim, Travis Lupick, Nancy Mullane, Cited & The Georgia Straight: The Heroin Clinic

Excellence in Feature/Enterprise Reporting - Television
Michele Brunoro, Maria Weisgarber, Mi-Jung Lee, Jon Woodward, Brian Mellersh, CTV Vancouver and CTV's W5: Overdose Crisis

Jack Webster Business, Industry & Economics Award
Endowed by Jean Cormier
Erica Johnson, James Roberts, Amar Parmar, Karen Burgess, Alison Broddle, CBC Vancouver: The Big Sell: How bank employees turn customers into targets

Jack Webster Award for Excellence in Legal Journalism
Sponsored by the Law Society of British Columbia
Dan Fumano, Matt Robinson, The Vancouver Sun: The Tallio Appeal

Jack Webster Award for Excellence in Digital Journalism
Justine Hunter, Jimmy Jeong, Mychaylo Prystupa, The Globe and Mail: Weigh Anchor

Commentator of the Year
Presented in memory of Linda Webster
Yvette Brend, CBC Vancouver

2017 Bill Good Award
Dave Obee

2017 Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award
Kim Bolan
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Re: Webster Awards

Postby Howaboutthat » Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:35 pm

Thanks for posting.
(The Bill Good Award?? Is the winner approved for a home loan?)
Houston, We're dealing with morons!.
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