Staff members from North Idaho College’s The Sentinel newspaper continue to rake in awards, winning first place for General Excellence in a college newspaper from the Idaho Press Club Best of 2012 Annual Awards Student Division.
The University of Idaho’s newspaper The Argonaut won second place and Boise State University’s The Arbiter won third place.
Idaho Press Club awards received by staff members from NIC’s The Sentinel include:
General Excellence – Student First – The Sentinel – North Idaho College
Light Feature – Student First – Christina Villagomez, of Hayden, for “Wilco Chicago band rocks Spokane” Third – Devin Heilman, of Coeur d’Alene, for “NIC’s own weather Mann”
Column Writing – Student Second – Noura Alfadl-Andreasson, of Athol, for “Free from Facebook Folly”
Editorial – Student First – Kaye Thornbrugh, of Hayden, for “Fit to Print”
Headlines – Student First – The Sentinel – North Idaho College
Sports News Report – Student Third – Eric Rivera, of Spokane Valley, Wash., for “Cecil Exposed”
Page Design – Student Third – The Sentinel – North Idaho College – selection of three
Graphics – Student First – Sarah Munds, of Hauser, for “Finding peace, self-acceptance in the communal universe”
Photography – Student First – Gabe Green, of Vancouver, Wash., for “Rent Raises Money Blood Pressure”