In its 16th year, the OJAs are the only comprehensive journalism awards honoring excellence in digital journalism, focusing on independent, community, nonprofit, major media and international news sites.
OPB’s 2016 OJA recognition includes
Winner – Breaking News, Medium “An Occupation in Eastern Oregon” by OPB News and OPB Digital teams
Finalist – Explanatory Reporting, Medium ”The Circuit: Tracking America’s Electronic Waste” by OPB, EarthFix and KCTS9
The ONA is the world’s largest association of online journalists. ONA’s mission is to inspire innovation and excellence among journalists to better serve the public. The membership includes news writers, producers, designers, editors, bloggers, technologists, photographers, academics, students and others who produce and distribute news for digital delivery system.