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Join the Society of Professional Journalists - Western Washington chapter for our annual end-of-season bash as we honor the region's top journalists with awards, scholarships, and grants on Monday, July 1st at 6 p.m. at Optimism Brewing in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood. Each ticket comes with...

SPJ is now accepting entries for the 2018 Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest. The contest honors journalists across SPJ's Region 10, which covers Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, and Montana. Help us recognize the great work you did in 2018 by entering the contest here: www.betternewspapercontest.com/2017spjnwcontest. Entries are $20 each....

[caption id="attachment_2796" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Trophies boxed up, ready to hand out at the NW Excellence in Journalism awards gala (Photo by Joshua Bessex)[/caption] If you haven't entered your best work from 2015 into the SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest yet, you've still got some time....

We're looking for passionate journalists to judge entries from other SPJ chapters around the country. We call these chapters our swap partners, as their volunteer judges read and judge our Northwest Excellence in Journalism regional awards entries. Working journalists and former journalists are welcome to volunteer. If...