Two small market alt-weeklies experiment by asking readers to help pay for long-form investigative journalism.
City Weekly's event calendar poised to help Utah locals get out more.
L.A. Weekly's Gene Maddaus was named Print Journalist of the Year.
Calgary's Fast Forward Weekly had a strong showing at the recent Alberta Weekly Newspaper Association awards.
Boulder Weekly, Colorado Springs Independent, Salt Lake City Weekly, and the Santa Fe Reporter picked up awards in the Top of the Rockies contest.
Missoula Independent, Pacific Northwest Inlander, Seattle Weekly, and Willamette Week were winners in the 2012 Society of Professional Journalists Northwest Excellence in Journalism awards contest.
Palo Alto Weekly picked up the coveted general excellence award from the California Newspaper Publishers Association.
Timothy Bolger, Katrina Longworth, Terrence McCoy, and Patrick Michels are finalists for the Livingston Awards for Young Journalists.
MauiTime Publisher Tommy Russo has filed a lawsuit against the County of Maui, Maui Police Chief Gary Yabuta and Maui Police Officer Nelson Johnson over an April 2011 incident involving Russo, Johnson and members of Duane "Dog the Bounty Hunter" Chapman's security entourage.
U.S. Department of Defense Police overstepped the bounds of their authority in detaining and threatening to arrest a Monterey County Weekly photographer who was taking pictures of the Naval Postgraduate School's exterior.