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The Coast Writer Wins Canadian Journalism Awardnew

Megan Wennberg was named winner of the Greg Clark Award by the Canadian Journalism Foundation on Wednesday night. The award is "designed to offer working journalists a chance to gain insight and meet key decision-makers on their beats." Wennberg will spend some time with newsmakers in Iqaluit, Nunavut, where "she will gain insight into understanding the daily realities in Canada's north and be better equipped to tell stories" about that community.
Canadian Journalism Foundation Press Release  |  06-08-2007  8:14 am  |  Honors & Achievements

The Coast Wins an Atlantic Journalism Awardnew

The Halifax alt-weekly won a Gold Award in the Feature Writing - Print category for Lezlie Lowe's three-part series on living with HIV/AIDS. The paper was also a finalist in two categories. Winners of the Atlantics, which celebrate "excellence in Atlantic Canada journalism," were announced Saturday night.
Atlantic Journalism Awards Press Release  |  05-14-2007  8:01 am  |  Honors & Achievements