ELKHART — The Elkhart Truth won six awards in the Indiana Associated Press Media Editors Association annual awards recognizing outstanding journalism in Indiana in 2013.
Photographer Ryan Dorgan won first place for best spot news photo for an image of the aftermath of a traffic crash.
Editor Greg Halling was awarded second place in best editorial writing, and the Elkhart Truth staff received a third place in the same category.
Truth staffers also earned three third place awards: Bill Beck for best sports column writing; J. Tyler Klassen, best sports photo; and Emily Pfund, best feature series for articles about synthetic marijuana.
The Indiana APME awards program will be held April 25 at the Rathskeller Restaurant, 401 E. Michigan St., Indianapolis.