2019 BNC Award Winners

General Excellence

Class 1: Annapolis Valley Register

Class 2: Tri-County Vanguard  

Premiere Awards

1. Outstanding Feature Photo: Sara Ericsson, Annapolis Valley Register.
2. Outstanding News Photo: Keith Corcoran, LighthouseNOW Progress Bulletin.
3. Outstanding Photo Essay: Keith Corcoran, LighthouseNOW Progress Bulletin.
4. Outstanding Sports Photo: Colin Chisholm, Valley Journal-Advertiser.
5. Outstanding Editorial: Carole Morris-Underhill, Valley Journal-Advertiser.
6. Outstanding Feature Story: Carla Allen, Tri-County Vanguard.
7. Outstanding Investigative Story: John Gillis, Inverness Oran.
8. Outstanding News Story: Andrew Robinson and Chris Lewis, Carbonear Compass.
9. Outstanding Resources Story: Jonathan Parsons, Clarenville Packet.
10. Outstanding Sports Story: Sara Ericsson, Annapolis Valley Register.
11. Outstanding Advertising Campaign: Nicole Fawcett, Port Hawkesbury Reporter.
12. Outstanding New Revenue Idea: Inverness Oran.
13. Outstanding Ad Class 1: Helen Dalton, Enfield Weekly Press.
13. Outstanding Ad Class 2: Michele White, Fall River Laker.
14. Outstanding Page Design: Helen Dalton, LighthouseNOW Progress Bulletin.
15. Outstanding Online Innovation: Tri-County Vanguard.
16. Outstanding Circulation Promotion: Nicole Fawcett, Port Hawkesbury Reporter.
17. Outstanding Community Engagement: Acadie Nouvelle.
18. Outstanding Brand Builder: Pictou Advocate.
19. Outstanding Special Section: Tri-County Vanguard.
20. Outstanding Cartoon: Josh Kaiser, Victoria Standard.
21. Outstanding Local Columnist: Pascal Raiche-Nogue, Acadie Nouvelle.


Silver Quill Recipients:

Jackie Jardine

Stephen Goodwin

Ken Partridge

Download a copy of the 2019 Better Newspapers Competition Awards Book