On May 18, 2020, SPJ Western Washington and SPJ Oregon announced the winners of the SPJ Region 10 awards from the 2019 Northwest Excellence in Journalism competition.
“Beyond the Border," a Pulitzer Center-supported project by The Seattle Times, received three awards, winning first place in the "Multimedia Storytelling," "Photo Portfolio," and "Video Feature (Hard News)" categories.
Through reporting, photography, film, and poetry, the series delved into the harrowing after-effects of deportation and the struggles associated with starting a new life. The project was produced by Corinne Chin, Erika Schultz, Nina Shapiro, and Tyrone Beason.
For the full list of award winners, visit SPJ Washington's website.