The Chippewa Herald was recognized with two first place honors and four other awards Friday at the Wisconsin Newspaper Association’s annual awards ceremony in Madison.
The honors included a first place award for the best overall sports section for Sports editor Brandon Berg and writers Ben Peterson, Spencer Flaten and Travis Nyhus.
Winners announced Friday were:
- First Place, Overall Newspaper Awards, Sports Section, Brandon Berg, Ben Peterson
- First Place, Reporting/Writing, Local Sports Column, Brandon Berg
- Second Place, Reporting/Writing, Enterprise/Interpretive Reporting, Rod Stetzer
- Third Place, Reporting/Writing, Sports News Story, Spencer Flaten
- Third Place, Reporting/Writing, Sports Feature, Spencer Flaten
- Honorable Mention, Photography, Photo Essay, Brandon Berg
The awards recognize the best in writing, reporting, photography, presentation and advertising for newspapers of all sizes across Wisconsin.