April 23, 2014

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Chronicle-Telegram staff finalists for 18 AP awards

Chronicle-Telegram photographer Kristin Bauer is a finalist for best photographer, and her photo of Morgan Stock being crowned homecoming queen is a finalist for best general news photo. CHRONICLE FILE PHOTO

Chronicle-Telegram photographer Kristin Bauer is a finalist for best photographer, and her photo of Morgan Stock being crowned Amherst’s homecoming queen is a finalist for best general news photo. CHRONICLE FILE PHOTO

The Chronicle-Telegram and its staff members are finalists for 18 awards in The Associated Press Media Editors 2013 newspaper contest.

The awards will be announced at the Ohio APME annual banquet May 18 in Columbus. The General Excellence and First Amendment winners also will be announced at the meeting.

Sixty-four daily newspapers submitted 2,599 entries in the contest, which featured news and sports stories, features, editorials, columns, graphics and photos from 2013.

The finalists are: