Best Opinion or Commentary Writing

Amy MacKinnon, editorial page editor of The Patriot Ledger of Quincy, Mass.

Best Short Form Feature Reporting Story

Sean Horgan, reporter at the Gloucester (Mass.) Daily Times

Best Enterprise/Long Form Reporting Story

Doug Fraser, reporter at the Cape Cod Times of Hyannis, Mass., with Lodge.

Best Hard News/General Reporting Story

Kathleen McKiernan, staff reporter at The Recorder of Greenfield, Mass.

Judith Vance Weld Brown Spirit of Journalism Award

Karen Bordeleau, retired executive editor and senior vice president of The Providence (R.I.) Journal , holds her award plaque, flanked by Richard Lodge, president...

Best Digital Innovation

Ann Baldelli, general assignment reporter at The Day of New London, Conn.,and co-winner of the best watchdog or neighborhood reporting story, with Carlos Virgen,...

Best News Photo

Steven King of Worcester (Mass.) Magazine, at left, pictured here with his award for best sports/feature photo and with Richard Lodge, president of the...