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The 2011 Jack Webster Awards Winners and Finalists

Photos by Dave Thomson

Best News Reporting of the Year - Print
  • Katie DeRosa, Lindsay Kines, Jack Knox, Judith Lavoie, Les Leyne, Rob Shaw – Victoria Times Colonist – Robert Pickton and BC's Patchwork Policing
  • Sandra Thomas – Vancouver Courier – Series on Steeves Manor

Best News Reporting of the Year - Radio
  • News Team – News1130 – BC NDP Leadership Vote
  • Kim Seale – News1130 – Double Plane Crash

Best News Reporting of the Year - Television
Presented in memory of Keith Bradbury
  • Rumina Daya, Ted Chernecki and News Team – Global BC – Miracle in Nevada
  • Eric Rankin, Lisa Johnson, Paisley Woodward – CBC News Vancouver – Mystery Money

Best Feature Story - Print
  • Ian Bailey – The Globe and Mail – One Big Idea series
  • Denise Ryan – The Vancouver Sun – Very Few Men The Same As They Were Before

Best Feature Story - Radio
  • Dan Burritt – News1130 – Chuck Davis Tribute
  • Pamela Post – CBC Radio – The Incredible Shrinking Man

Best Feature Story - Television
  • Linda Aylesworth, Sergio Magro, Darren Twiss – Global BC – Beyond Fair Trade: How Coffee Raised a Village
  • Kelvin Redvers – CTV BC - First Story – Death of a Carver

Jack Webster Award for Excellence in Multimedia Journalism
  • Cale Cowan, Philip Wolf, Walter Cordery, Shari Cummins, Chris Koehn, Derek Spalding, Paul Walton – Nanaimo Daily News – Nanaimo Daily News Live Election Debates
  • News Team – VancouverSun.com – Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Coverage

Jack Webster Business, Industry & Economics Award
Sponsored by Jean Cormier
  • David Baines – The Vancouver Sun – Ontario Promoter Ruins Burnaby Woman
  • Daniel Wood – The Georgia Straight – Ye Olde Liquor Rules Still Sting

Best Reporting - Chinese Language
  • Audrea Chan, Chung En Lee – Magazine 26 Fairchild TV – The Forgotten Horizon
  • Audrea Chan – Magazine 26 Fairchild TV – Rethink Asia

Jack Webster Award for Community Reporting
  • Jesse Ferreras – Pique Newsmagazine – Whistler Blackcomb Goes Public
  • Jon Steinman – Kootenay Co-op Radio CJLY – Local Food Fraud? An Investigation

Jack Webster Award for Excellence in Legal Journalism
Sponsored by the Law Society of British Columbia
  • Louise Dickson – Times Colonist – Crisis in BC Courts
  • Roberta Staley – The Georgia Straight – Crime and Injustice

Jack Webster Award for Science, Technology, Health & Environment
  • Randy Shore, Tiffany Crawford, Andrea Woo, Peter McKnight, Craig McInnes, Stephen Hume, Harvey Enchin, John Mackie, Mia Stainsby, Christina Frangou, Pamela Fayerman – The Vancouver Sun – Sugar Rush
  • Scott Simpson – The Vancouver Sun – MDA Eyes New Frontier in Space

City Mike Award (Commentator of the Year)
Presented in memory of Linda Webster

Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award

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Jack Webster Awards Winners and Finalists

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