Accolades of News-Gazette Media

We’re devoted to delivering the highest quality news and information to our audience – and it shows. We are consistently recognized by our peers for outstanding journalism, commentary, advertising, broadcasting and web design.

We have won hundreds of awards over the years from both state and national levels. Awards from the state level include the Illinois Press Association, the Illinois Association Press Managing Editors and Illinois Broadcasters Association. Awards from the national level include Editors & Publishers, Inland Press Association and the Associated Press Sports Editors.

Some of our most prestigious awards have been the Mable S. Shaw Memorial Sweepstakes Trophy, Editors & Publisher’s “10 Newspapers That Do It Right” for three consecutive years, as well as “Station of the Year” for NewsTalk 1400 WDWS by the Illinois Broadcaster Association.