The Walla Walla Union-Bulletin won a pair of awards in a regional press competition for work published in 2010.
The news staff took first place in the comprehensive coverage category for a multiday series on local gangs. Too see the series, as well as continuing coverager of gang problems in the Valley, go to union-bulletin.com/page/gangs.
Online Manager Carlos Virgen and reporter Katrina Barlow took second place in the best site, specialized geography (hyperlocal) for their work on Voices from the Walla Walla Valley, an ongoing project that profiles local people. To see the project, go to wallawallavoices.com.