2021 Michigan APME-Newspaper Contest

Best Enterprise Reporting ( Division III)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Detroit Free Press
    Entry Title: Michigan's small liberal arts colleges are in fight for survival
    Entry Credit: David Jesse
    Judge Comment: Expert reporting illuminates an important issue to these communities and offers lessons to educational institutions everywhere. Jesse's writing is gripping, and the care, time and knowledge put into this project is clear.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Detroit News
    Entry Title: Reporting underground: Michigan's minerals critical for EVs
    Entry Credit: Riley Beggin
    Judge Comment: An enlightening probe into the impending closure of the nation's only nickel mine. Detailed, comprehensive reporting.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Detroit News
    Entry Title: Michigan's hospitals near breaking point: 'We can’t take care of our patients as we need'
    Entry Credit: Kayla Ruble
    Judge Comment: A compassionate, eye-opening look into the horrors of COVID-19.