Martha’s Vineyard Times | January 15, 2020
MV Times reporter Rich Saltzberg has been named Reporter of the Year by the New England Newspaper and Press Association.
Saltzberg has been a full-time reporter for The Times for three years, and prior to that was a freelance writer for the newspaper. His coverage of the Steamship Authority and lead contamination in U.S. Coast Guard housing were among the stories he was honored for in this year’s competition.
The Reporter of the Year award will be presented at NENPA’s annual convention in Boston on Saturday, Feb. 8. Saltzberg’s win joins dozens of nominations the newspaper received in this year’s competition.