VANCOUVER , Oct. 20 /CNW/ - Thirteen Webster Awards were presented tonight at the 23rd annual Jack Webster Awards in Vancouver . In addition, the Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to well known British Columbian broadcaster Bill Good .
Best Reporting of the Year - Print: Gary Mason, The Globe and Mail: The Olympic Village Scandal Best Reporting of the Year - Radio: Steve Lus, Paisley Woodward, and Jennifer Leask, CBC Radio: CBC News Reality Check Best Reporting of the Year - Television: Presented in memory of Keith Bradbury Kathy Tomlinson, Enza Uda, Eric Rankin and Paisley Woodward, CBC News at Six: Prescription for Profit Jack Webster Award for Community Reporting: Tim Petruk, Kamloops This Week: Targeting Teens Within Seconds Jack Webster Award for Science & Technology: Larry Pynn, The Vancouver Sun: Shifting Seas - A five-part series Best Reporting Chinese Language: Winnie Hwo and Claudia Lau, Fairchild TV News & Current Affairs: Sin City North M26 Best Feature - Print: Denise Ryan, The Vancouver Sun: The Return of a Warrior Best Feature - Radio: Curt Petrovich, CBC Radio: Rowing for Redemption Best Feature - Television: Frédéric Zalac and Alex Shprintsen, CBC/Radio-Canada: The Taser Test/Taser: Essai Choc Jack Webster Business, Industry & Economics Award: Endowed by Jean Cormier Shannon Paterson, CTV British Columbia: Condo Crash Jack Webster Award for Excellence in Legal Journalism: Sponsored by the Law Society of British Columbia Peter McKnight, The Vancouver Sun: Governing Through Crime Jack Webster Award for Excellence in Online Journalism The CBC News Team, CBC News: BC Votes 2009 City Mike Award for Commentator of the Year: Presented in memory of Linda Webster Les Leyne, The Victoria Times Colonist 2009 Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award: Bill Good
The Jack Webster Foundation was established in 1986 to recognize excellence in journalism in British Columbia. The work of the Foundation is made possible by the generous sponsorship of BCLC, Bell, CGA, CN, HSBC Canada , Labatt Breweries, Terasen Gas, Port Metro Vancouver , and WorkSafeBC.
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