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Petersburg Pilot earns five Press Club awards


Mary Koppes / Petersburg Pilot

Alaska Press Club judges awarded Mary Koppes the third place award for "Best Feature Photo" for this image from last year's Fourth of July fireworks at the ballfield.

The Petersburg Pilot earned second place for Best Weekly at the Alaska Press Club's 2015 award ceremony held last weekend in Anchorage.

"Beautiful photos, and well-written and reported stories. Bravo," was the judge's comment.

Reporter Mary Koppes won second place for Best Health Reporting for her story "Making sisters out of strangers: A kidney transplant brings two Petersburg women together."

The judge commented, "Nicely told tale of kidney transplant in a small town. Clear, concise writing that let the two women tell their story from their view."

Koppes also took home two third place a...

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