2021 Ohio APME- Newspaper

Best Explanatory Reporting ( Division I)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The (Bowling Green) Sentinel-Tribune
    Entry Title: Pipe dreams: School money from pipelines never materialized
    Entry Credit: Marie Thomas-Baird
    Judge Comment: This writer did a great job with formatting to present the complex subject in a very easy way to comprehend. The breakout box was a nice touch to clarify and was organized nicely.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Port Clinton News-Herald
    Entry Title: Perils of plastic: Microplastics popping up everywhere as tap runs
    Entry Credit: Jon Stinchcomb
    Judge Comment: This article did a great job at explaining some chemistry in layman's terms, as well as presenting great photos to assist in presenting clarity to the reader on the subject.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Bryan Times
    Entry Title: County overdose deaths rise in 2021
    Entry Credit: Lynn Thompson
    Judge Comment: This article did a great job in explaining the subject and the use of graphs are always a good choice for turning information into a visible grasp of information for the reader.