Associate Category

Associate Divisions - ALL

Radio - Best News Story

Hansi Wang

NPR – All Things Considered

Language Barriers Pose Challenges For Mayan Migrant Children

 

Associate Division I - Print

Print - Best Sports Story

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

2014 North American Indigenous Games

 

Print - Best Sports Photo

First Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Defensive

 

Second Place

Justin Caudell

Tribal Tribune

World Champ

 

Third Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

The Set

 

Print - Best Feature Photo

First Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Young Traditional

 

Second Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Elder Wisdom

 

Third Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Sweet Treat

 

Print - Best Feature Story

First Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

FCP Students visit Hmong American Peace Academy

 

Second Place

LeAnn Bjerken

Tribal Tribune

Building a dream

 

Third Place

Justus Caudell

Tribal Tribune

Celebrating a lifetime of Rock ‘n Roll

 

Print - Best News Photo

First Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

1st Native American in Space

 

Second Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Traditional

 

Third Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Shawl Angle

 

Print - Best News Story

First Place

Michelle Spaude

Forest County Potawatomi

20 years in business

 

Second Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Potawatomi dictionary released

 

Third Place

Winda Collins

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Potawatomi Casino celebrates grand opening of hotel

 

Print - Best Coverage of Native America

First Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Native Americans in the Military – World War I

 

Second Place

Tom Firme

Kanza News

A Long, Winding Road to a Braman Casino

 

Third Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

Larry Spotted Crow Mann Speaks to the FCP Community

Associate Division II - Print

Print - Best Environmental Story (monthly / semimonthly combined)

First Place

Talli Nauman

Native Sun News

Abandoned uranium mines threaten ancient cultures

 

Second Place

Peter Gallagher

The Seminole Tribune

Redbay trees are dying

 

Third Place

Wil Phinney

Confederated Umatilla Journal

Nearly 300 horses removed from hills

 

Print - Best Sports Photo

First Place

Kevin Johnson

The Seminole Tribune

Soaring Seminole

 

Second Place

Michelle Alaimo

Smoke Signals

Spirit Mountain Stampede

 

Third Place

Beverly Bidney

The Seminole Tribune

Lassoing the win

 

Print - Best Sports Story (combined category)

First Place

Kevin Johnson

The Seminole Tribune

Forty years later, PGA Tour victory evokes fond memories for Rod Curl

 

Second Place

Beverly Bidney

The Seminole Tribune

Seminole suits up with FSU Seminoles

 

Third Place

Valerie Niehaus

Potawatomi Traveling Times

2014 North American Indigenous Games

 

Print - Best Feature Photo

First Place

Michelle Alaimo

Smoke Signals

SMART Program

 

Second Place

Beverly Bidney

The Seminole Tribune

Family Tradition

 

Third Place

Eileen Soler

The Seminole Tribune

Many nations, one Native beat

 

Print - Best Feature Story

First Place

Jessica McBride

Muscogee Nation News

Citizen survives domestic violence

 

Second Place

Wil Phinney

Confederated Umatilla Journal

Twin Talent

 

Third Place

Wil Phinney

Confederated Umatilla Journal

From Belfast to Indian Country

 

Print - Best News Photo

First Place

Wil Phinney

Confederated Umatilla Journal 

Nearly 300 horses removed from hills

 

Second Place

Michelle Alaimo

Smoke Signals

Tilikum Crossing

 

Third Place

Beverly Bidney

The Seminole Tribune

Free at last

 

Print - Best News Story

First Place

Eileen Soler

The Seminole Tribune

Task force takes aim at violence against Native children

 

Second Place

Jessica McBride

Muscogee Nation News

Local school uses controversial mascot

 

Third Place

Ron Karten

Smoke Signals

Portland bridge receives Native name

 

Print - Best Coverage of Native America

First Place

Jessica McBride

Muscogee Nation News

Law's nuances still removing land from Indian Country

 

Second Place

Dean Rhodes

Smoke Signals

Native students face many hurdles

 

 

 

Associate Category

Associate Division III - TV

TV - Best Feature Story

Shihab Rattansi and Anar Virji

Al Jazeera English

Havasupai water

 

TV - Best News Story

Shihab Rattansi and Anar Virji

Al Jazeera English

Tar Creek

 

Associate Division III - Print

Monthly / Semimonthly

Print - Best Feature Photo

First Place

Bo Apitz

Hownikan

Potawatomi Leadership Program Portrait

 

Second Place

Bo Apitz

Hownikan

Gathering of Nations 2

 

Third Place

Bo Apitz

Hownikan

George Godfrey

 

Print / Online - Best Feature Story (combined category)

First Place

Carrie Jung

Native Peoples Magazine

New Storytellers

 

Second Place

Jeremy Van Loon

Bloomberg News

The Fight Over Canada's Riches

 

Third Place

John VanPool

Hownikan

Tribal Judge Phil Lujan honored for time in the courtroom

 

Associate Division III - Print

Daily / Weekly

Print - Best Feature Story

First Place

Stephanie Woodard

In These Times

The Missing Native Vote

 

Second Place

Michael Allen

The Wall Street Journal

A Massacre in the Family

 

Third Place

Cindy Yurth

Navajo Times

Hweeldi at 150

 

Print - Best News Story

First Place

Mike Allen

The Wall Street Journal

A Massacre in the Family

 

Second Place

Bill Donovan

Navajo Times

Code Talkers lose 4: In past week, code talkers’ deaths leave 25-27 still living

 

Third Place

Carmen George

The Fresno Bee

An Ancient Connection: American Indians share their Yosemite story

 

Associate Division III - Online

Daily / Weekly

 

Online - Best Environmental Story

First Place

Gale Courey Toensing

Indian Country Today Media Network

San Carlos Apache leader seeks Senate defeat of copper mine on sacred land

 

Online - Best Feature Story

First Place

Richard Walker

Indian Country Today Media Network

Billy Frank Jr., 1931-2014: ‘A Giant’ Will Be Missed

 

Second Place

Gale Courey Toensing

Indian Country Today Media Network

The Fire That Was Billy Frank Jr.; Indian Country’s Greatest Defender

 

Third Place

Stephanie Woodard

Bill Moyers.com

With Control of the Senate at Stake, Native Voters Travel a Bumpy Road to the Polling Place

 

Online - Best News Story

First Place

Alysa Landry

Indian Country Today Media Network

Teenagers charged in ABQ homeless murders to be tried as adults by law

 

Second Place

Alysa Landry

Indian Country Today Media Network

Teens murder for fun; smash heads of homeless men with cinder blocks

 

Third Place

Stephanie Woodard

Indian Country Today Media Network

Who Called the Sheriff? Pine Ridge Voter turnout Plummets, then rebounds

 

Online - Best Coverage of Native America

First Place

Stephanie Woodard

Indian Country Today Media Network

Alaska Voting / Series

 

Second Place

Stephanie Woodard

Indian Country Today Media Network

Going after a federal judge's racist emails

 

Third Place

Tanya H. Lee

Indian Country Today Media Network

Stealing children: A look at Indigenous child removal policies