Cache Valley Daily took home several awards from the Top of the Rockies, a regional contest of the <a href=”http://www.spj.org/mission.asp”>Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)</a>.
Reporter Rachel Christensen won first place online arts and entertainment reporting, and freelance writer Storee Powell won first place in online public service reporting, first place online enterprise and investigative reporting, first place online breaking news story and first place online feature story. Powell also won second and third place online feature stories for pieces she did for Utah Public Radio.
Cache Valley Daily competed in Region 9 of the SPJ contest, which includes news organizations from Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and Utah. This year’s Top of the Rockies award ceremony took place in Denver Colorado.