On June 2, Columbus Alive celebrated top honors and a strong showing at the statewide All-Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards presented by The Press Club of Cleveland.

FIRST PLACE:

Best Non-Daily Newspaper in Ohio, Alternatives: Columbus Alive

Arts & Entertainment: Andy Downing, Columbus music community wrestles with allegations of sexual assault

Community/Local Coverage: Andy Downing, Columbus music community wrestles with allegations of sexual assault

SECOND PLACE:

Features, Personality Profile: Joel Oliphint, Anyway Records celebrates 25 years

Public Service: Joel Oliphint, Hot in the city: Urban temperatures are rising faster than in rural areas

Features, General: Andy Downing, You don’t know Dicks: The history of the dive bar from the people who live it

Arts & Entertainment: Jim Fischer, Charles Wince explores his blessing, curse

THIRD PLACE:

Best in Ohio: Illustration, All Publications: Matthew Bailey

Best In Ohio: Page Design: Matthew Bailey

Covers, General Circulation Magazines: Matthew Bailey, JT Stands Alone

Reviews/Criticism: Andy Downing, Kanye West at the Schottenstein Center

Arts & Entertainment: Joel Oliphint, Meet the Beatles Marathon

Community/Local Coverage: Erica Thompson, Community confronts safety issues in wake of Tyre King death

Photography Non-Daily Newspapers, General: Tim Johnson, Donte Woods-Spikes