AWARDS

2020

1st | Investigative Reporting

National

Association of Alternative Newsmedia

Monterey County Weekly

How Nuestra Familia, a criminal organization, took control of MILPA, a community group in Salinas
(with Voices of Monterey Bay and KSBW)

Excellence in Journalism Awards, for Investigative Reporting

State

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California

Monterey County Weekly

How Nuestra Familia, a criminal organization, took control of MILPA, a community group in Salinas
(with Voices of Monterey Bay and KSBW)

1st | Breaking News

State

California News Publisher's Association

Monterey County Weekly Staff

for reporting on the aftermath of the shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival 
“Unique and compelling approach to an all too familiar story. The inclusion of community leaders gave depth to the story.”

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