The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

February 7, 2014

Herald garners six writing awards Friday

Herald Staff Report

DES MOINES — The Clinton Herald was honored with three awards given by the Iowa Newspaper Association on Friday night in Des Moines.

The Herald received a first-place award for coverage of business and a second place award for community leadership for its sports book project. A third-place award was given to Associate Editor Scott Levine for excellence in editorial writing.

Earlier Friday, Clinton Herald staff received three awards from the Iowa Associated Press Managing Editors for work in 2013.

They included a second place for a sports story written by Assistant Editor Brenden West, a second-place award for a business story written by former Assistant Editor Katie Dahlstrom and a third place to the newsroom for spot news coverage.