News-Chronicle wins newspaper industry awards
The Lake County News-Chronicle received several awards in the 2016-17 Better Newspaper Contest.
The awards were presented at the Minnesota Newspaper Association annual convention Jan. 25 in Bloomington. More than 4,100 entries were submitted in the contest.
The News-Chronicle's awards include:
• Advertising Excellence, Weeklies 1,501-2,500, first place
• Press Photographer's Portfolio, All Weeklies, first place — Adelle Whitefoot
• Best Use of Multimedia, Weeklies up to 2,500, second place — "Election Forum" by Adelle Whitefoot
• Photo Story, Weeklies 1,501-2,500, second place — "Cabin Fever Reliever" by Adelle Whitefoot
• General Excellence, Weeklies 1,500-2,500, third place
• Sports Story, Weeklies 1,501-2,500, third place — "Tori Bott Battles Back" by Jamey Malcomb