NORTHWEST: Marc Lester | Alaska Dispatch News: 1st Place Feature/Single, April 2017

MIDWEST: Jeremy Hogan | Bloomington (Indiana) Herald-Times: 1st Feature/Single, April 2017

CENTRAL: Michael Zamora | The Des Moines Register: 1st Place Feature/Single, April 2017

NY/INTERNATIONAL: Steve Pfost | Newsday: 1st Place General News, April 2017

WEST: Bill Alkofer | The Orange County Register: 1st Place Sports Action, April 2017

SOUTH: Rebecca Blackwell | The Associated Press: 3rd Place Photo Story/Essay, April 2017

NEW ENGLAND: Alyssa Stone | Hingham Journal: 3rd Place General News, April 2017

SOUTHEAST: Loren Elliott | Tampa Bay Times: 1st Place Sports Feature, April 2017

MID-ATLANTIC: Scott Serio | Baltimore Sun Media Group: 1st Place General News, April 2017

NATIONAL: Melissa Sue Gerrits | The Fayetteville Observer, 1st Place Spots News, March 2017

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