2021 Ohio APME- Newspaper

Best Public Service ( Division V)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Cincinnati Enquirer
    Entry Title: addiction pandemic coverage of Terry DeMio
    Entry Credit: Terry DeMio
    Judge Comment: It’s a real pleasure to read stories by someone who are both clearly committed to the subject matter and who are well-sourced. Sentences flowed beautiful, breaking down even the most complex ideas into chunks that were easy to understand without softening the issue at hand.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer
    Entry Title: Following the redistricting
    Entry Credit: cleveland.com politics staff
    Judge Comment: Important work with state-wide impact. Broke down complex topics very well, and the submitted stories do a great job of demonstrating that this team was really tracking this every step of the way. I appreciated the work to make clear to voters how this affected them specifically, even if they weren't in the Cleveland area.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Columbus Dispatch
    Entry Title: Undocumented crime victims who assist police are often denied help in getting visa
    Entry Credit: Yilun Cheng
    Judge Comment: None