National Press Club

45th Annual NPC Journalism Awards Dinner

45th Annual NPC Journalism Awards Dinner

August 30, 2018 6:00 PM

Location: Ballroom

The National Press Club will celebrate the best in broadcast and print stories from breaking news and Washington regional reporting to humor, political journalism and many other categories at the 45th Annual Journalism Awards Dinner.

Please join us at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 30th starting with a reception in the Holeman Lounge followed at 7 p.m. with dinner and program in the ballroom. This event is business attire.

New this year – there will be an after-party in the Club’s Reliable Source bar immediately following the program.

The Wall Street Journal, CQ Roll Call and Reuters won first-place awards and KDVR of Denver had two winning finishes in the 2018 National Press Club journalism contest.
The Wall Street Journal won the breaking news prize for its coverage of the Amazon/Whole Foods merger. Kate Ackley of CQ Roll Call won the Lee Walczak Award for Political Analysis and National Press Club Member John Donnelly, also of CQ Roll Call, won the Michael A. Dornheim Award.

A team from Reuters won the consumer news-newspaper prize for a thorough look at levels of lead contamination in water. KDVR won consumer journalism-broadcast for a look at explosives used by the government to kill coyotes -- a dangerous practice, and won an Ann Cottrell Free Award for stories on unregulated horse racing in Colorado

Please find the full list of award winners here:

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Joann Booze