British Columbia

CBC British Columbia wins 3 Jack Webster Awards

The annual event recognizes excellence in B.C. journalism.

Annual event recognizes excellence in B.C. journalism

CBC News host Anita Bathe listens to an audience member speak at a town hall event held by the broadcaster in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside in September 2019. The event was recognized with the excellence in diversity and inclusion reporting award from the Jack Webster Foundation on Dec. 8, 2020. (Ben Nelms/CBC)

Journalists with CBC British Columbia have taken home three prizes from the annual Jack Webster Awards in Vancouver.

The awards, named after the legendary broadcaster, honour the best reporting across B.C.

The winners were announced during a virtual ceremony in Vancouver on Tuesday night. CBC's awards include:

    Excellence in Digital Journalism

    Best Feature/Enterprise Reporting – Radio/Podcast

    • Wawmeesh Hamilton, Rafferty Baker, Joan Webber for Not Alone.

    Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion Reporting