Southern California Journalism Awards: KCRW Leads Winners' List
June 29, 2015 at 7:10 AM (PT)
The LOS ANGELES PRESS CLUB handed out its 57th annual SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA JOURNALISM AWARDS at a gala SUNDAY night (6/28) in LOS ANGELES.
The radio winners included:
- Radio Journalist: SAUL GONZALEZ, SANTA MONICA COLLEGE Triple A-News-Talk KCRW/SANTA MONICA
- Radio Anchor: STEVE CHIOTAKIS, KCRW
- News or Feature Short Form: CHRIS SEDENS, CBS RADIO News KNX-A/LOS ANGELES, “ED BEGLEY’s Not Running on Empty”
- Hard News Feature: GONZALEZ, KCRW, "Armed and Concealed in ORANGE COUNTY"
- Light News Feature: JEROME CAMPBELL, USC ANNENBERG RADIO NEWS, "As Black As I Wanna Be?"
- Lifestyle Feature: KERSTIN ZILM, BOB CARLSON and SKYLAR MYERS, KCRW, “I Knew You Back Then”
- Personality Profile/Interview: ELVIS MITCHELL and JENNY RADELET, KCRW, “CHARLES M. BLOW: Fire Shut Up in My Bones”
- Investigative: CHARLES FELDMAN and LARAINE HERMAN, KNX, "Running On Empty: Our Epic Drought"
- Entertainment Reporting/Criticism: LARRY MANTLE, LAUREN OSEN, JASMIN TUFFAHA, FIONA NG and MATT DANGELANTONIO, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PUBLIC MEDIA News-Talk KPCC/PASADENA, “A Massive Hack of SONY PICTURES Leaves the Studio and Industry Reeling”
- Sports: MATT LEVIN, USC ANNENBERG RADIO NEWS, "Draft Insurance"
- Use of Sound: VICTOR FIGUEROA, USC ANNENBERG RADIO NEWS, "CARL THE BARTENDER Keeps SANTA MONICA Laughing"
- Talk/Public Affairs: CHARLES FELDMAN, TOM HAULE, JONATHAN SERVISS, DIANE DRAY and LOGAN MOY, KNX, "Ask the Mayor"
- Documentary: LU OLKOWSKI, KCRW, "The Pirate"
- Blog, Individual: REBECCA PLEVIN, KPCC, "Impatient: Making the Health Care System Work For You"
- International News: KERSTIN ZILM, DEUTSCHLANDRADIO, "Police Brutality"