The winners of 2022 Webster Awards, Western Canada’s preeminent journalism awards, were announced late last week in a special online event. The awards recognize excellence in journalism in B.C.
Submissions were encouraged from print, radio/podcasts, television and online media sources that cover news, sports, the arts, business, community issues, and more.
News Media Canada members took home several awards, including:
Best Breaking News Reporting, in memory of Keith Bradbury
– B.C. Floods, Glenda Luymes, Tiffany Crawford, Sarah Grochowski, David Carrigg, Cheryl Chan, Gordon Hoekstra, Joanne Lee-Young, Susan Lazaruk, Richard Lam, Francis Georgian, Jason Payne, Mike Bell, Vancouver Sun and The Province
Best Community Reporting
– Investigation: Is Vancouver’s Chinatown Dying?, Mike Howell, Vancouver is Awesome/Glacier Media
Excellence in Feature/Enterprise Reporting – Print/Online
– The science, geography, and historical roots of a 21st Century disaster, Tyler Olsen, Grace Kennedy, Joti Grewal, Fraser Valley Current