Recent Awards

2018

Society of Professional Journalists Minnesota Page One Awards, Magazine

  • First Place, Best Column


2017

Alliance of Area Business Publishers, Small Circ. Magazines 

  • Gold, Investigative Journalism, The Great Migration

SPJ Page One Awards, Magazine

  • Second Place, Best Column

Minnesota Magazine Publishers Association, Business Trade Over 30,000

  • Gold, Editor’s Note, What Happened to Listening? 


2016

Folio: Eddie and Ozzie, B-to-B Regional 

  • Winner, Single Article: The Great Wealth Migration
  • Winner, Full Issue: September 2015 

Minnesota Magazine Publishers Association, Business Trade Over 30,000

  • Gold, Overall Excellence
  • Bronze, Feature Article, The Great Migration
  • Bronze, Editor’s Note, The Migration of Minnesota’s Mojo

Alliance of Area Business Publishers, Small Circ. Magazines

  • Silver, Best Editorial


2015

Society of Professional Journalists Minnesota Page One Awards, Magazine

  • First Place, Best Issue 
  • Third Place, Best Column
  • Minnesota Magazine Publishers Association, Business Trade Over 30,000
  • Gold, Feature Article, Double Exposure
  • Gold, Editor’s Note, Dodging Taxes or Smart Business?
  • Silver, Editor’s Note, Blind Intersection, Cross Traffic Ahead


2014

Society of Professional Journalists Minnesota Page One Awards, Magazine

  • First Place, Best Issue
  • Second Place, Best issue

Society of American Business Editors and Writers 

  • Best in Business Magazine Commentary, What About the Partners?

Minnesota Magazine Publishers Association, Business Trade Over 30,000

  • Silver, Best Website
  • Silver, Overall Excellence
  • Silver, Editor’s Note, Target’s Chairman is Out; What About the Board?

Alliance of Area Business Publishers, Small Circ. Magazines

  • Bronze, Best Magazine
  • Bronze, Overall Design


2013

Society of Professional Journalists Minnesota Page One Awards, Magazine

  • First Place, Best Profile
  • Third Place, Best Column

Alliance of Area Business Publishers, Small Circ. Magazines

  • Silver, Best Feature Story
  • Silver, Best Body of Work, Single Writer

 
(Kurschner's awards extend from here through the late 1980s, when he won  investigative journalism awards from Gannett and the Associated Press). 


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