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Community Journalist And Photographer Awards

Independent Community Newspapers Journalists And Photographers Competitions 2002

Young Photographer of the Year

Third Lisa Castle Whakatane Beacon

Second Kellie Blizard Howick & Pakuranga Times

First Amos Chapple Auckland Community Newspapers

Best Photographer

Third Monique Ford Whakatane Beacon

Second Warwick Tilley Opotiki News

First Wayne Martin Howick & Pakuranga Times

Young Journalist of the Year

Highly commended: Martha McKenzie-Minifie – Howick & Pakuranga Times
Sheryl Flay – Howick & Pakuranga Times
Kristin Miller – Whakatane Beacon

Second Aimee Cox Rodney Times

First Anna Rushworth West Weekly

Best Journalist

Third Kris Wills Rodney Times

Second Rob Drent Devonport Flagstaff

First Katee Shanks Whakatane Beacon


Best Advertising Feature or Supplement

Highly commended: Whakatane Beacon, The Star

Third Ruapehu Bulletin - Ski Ruapehu in Summer

Second Mountain Scene - Voice of Queenstown

First Rodney Times - Twisted Metal

Best Individual Advertising Portfolio

First Rodney Times

Community Involvement

Second Our Town Papakura

First Bays & Remuera Times

Best Front Page

Highly commended: Rodney Times, West Weekly

Third The Star

Second Whakatane Beacon

First Howick & Pakuranga Times


Best All Round Independent Newspaper

Finalists are:-
Howick & Pakuranga Times

The Star

Shore News

Whakatane Beacon

Mountain Scene

Rodney Times

Runner Up Howick & Pakuranga Times

Winner of the Norske Skog Award

Winner Rodney Times

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