Staff members from North Idaho College’s The Sentinel newspaper will be honored with several Mark of Excellence awards by the Society of Professional Journalists for Region 10, including Best All-Around Non-Daily Newspaper. Individual wards include Beau Valdez in the Photo Illustration Category and Sports Photo Category, and Mark Schultz in the Sports Photo Category. Both are from Coeur d’Alene.
Regional winners will find out if they placed first, second or third at the region’s spring conference May 2-3. First place winners will move onto the national competition.