Mail Tribune staffers earn SPJ honors
The Mail Tribune and several of its staff members earned recognition in the 2014 Society of Professional Journalists Northwest Excellence in Journalism Contest. The competition included medium-sized newspapers in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Alaska.
The award winners are:
- Reporter and online content producer Ryan Pfeil, first place in general columns for his series of columns on the pending birth of his daughter.
- Sports editor Tim Trower, second place for sports columns.
- Photo editor Bob Pennell, third place in portrait photography.
- Mail Tribune, third place in general excellence for its online site. Anita Burke, Dave Smigelski and Ryan Pfeil are members of the paper's online team.