SOUTH: Rebecca Blackwell, The Associated Press: First Place Photo Story/Essay, March 2018

WEST: Mindy Schauer, The Orange County Register: First Place General News, March 2018

NORTHWEST: Loren Holmes, Anchorage Daily News: First Place Photo Story/Essay, March 2018

CENTRAL: John Hart, Wisconsin State Journal: First Place Portrait/Illustration, March 2018

MID-ATLANTIC; Kristin Zeis, The Virginian-Pilot: First Place General News, March 2018

NY/INTERNATIONAL: Guillermo Hernandez Martinez, The Players' Tribune: First Place Sports Feature, March 2018

MIDWEST: Sarah Ann Jump, The Herald: First Place Feature/Single, March 2018

NEW ENGLAND: Peter Pereira,The Standard-Times: First Place Portrait/Illustration, March 2018

SOUTHEAST: Andrew J. Whitaker, Post and Courier: First Place Photo Story/Essay, March 2018

MULTIMEDIA: Jeff Gritchen, The Orange County Register: First Place Deadline, quarter Four, 2017

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