Todd M. Adams
San Diego Union-Tribune

The 2015 APSE Digital Contest (formerly website contest) is underway. The first day judges were allowed to look at sites was Saturday (Aug. 15). They will have the option of looking at sites until Dec. 31.

In addition, there will be two mandatory weeks in which judges will be required to look at each site at least once.

Winners will be announced on Feb. 27, 2016, during the APSE Winter Meetings in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Here is a list of entries. If you entered, please check to make sure you weren’t missed and are listed in the correct group. If you notice any errors, please contact me at

CATEGORY A — Over 175,000 circulalation (For website only organizations: more than 2 million unique monthly visitors)

Alabama Media Group
Arizona Republic
Baltimore Sun
Boston Globe
Bleacher Report
Chicago Tribune
Dallas Morning News
Denver Post
Detroit Free Press
Houston Chronicle
Indianapolis Star
Kansas City Star
Los Angeles Daily News
Los Angeles Times
Miami Herald
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Minneapolis Star-Tribune
New York Daily News
New York Times
Northeast Ohio Media Group
Orange County Register
Orlando Sentinel
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
San Diego Union-Tribune
San Jose Mercury News
Seattle Times
Sports Illustrated
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Tampa Bay Times
Washington Post
USA Today

CATEGORY B — 75,001 to 175,000 circulation (For website only organizations: from 750,001 to 1.999 million unique monthly visitors)

Austin American-Statesman
Baton Rouge Advocate
Boston Herald
Buffalo News
Charlotte Observer
Columbus Dispatch
Des Moines Register
Detroit News
Florida Times-Union
Hartford Courant
Louisville Courier-Journal
Marin Independent Journal
Omaha World News
Palm Beach Post
Raleigh News and Observer
Richmond Times-Dispatch
San Antonio News-Express
Salt Lake Tribune
St. Louis Post Dispatch
Syracuse Post Standard
Times of Northwest Indiana
Tulsa World
Wichita Eagle

CATEGORY C — 30,000 to 75,000 circulation (For website only organizations: from 250,000 to 750,000 unique monthly visitors)

Augusta Chronicle
Bakersfield Californian
Champaign News-Gazette
Colorado Springs Gazette
Columbia (S.C.) State
Daytona Beach
Eugene Register-Guard
Fayetteville Observer
Gainesville Sun
Green Bay Press Gazette
Harrisburg Patriot News
Idaho Statesman
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Knoxville News Sentinel
Lexington Herald-Leader
Lincoln Journal Star
Macon Telegraph
New Orleans Advocate
Newport News Daily Press
Oakland Press
Portland Press/Main Sunday Telegram
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Roanoke Times
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Scranton Times-Tribune
Wisconsin State Journal
Wilmington News
Quad City Times

Category D — less than 30,000 circulation (For website only organizations: less than 250,000 unique monthly visitors)

Ames (Iowa) Tribune
Bloomington (Ind.) Herald-Times
Bremerton (Wash.) Kitsap Sun
Cape Girardeau Southeast Missourian
Casper (Wyo.) Star-Tribune
Charlottesville (Va.) Daily Progress
Columbia Missourian
Crystal Lake (Ill.) Northwest Herald
Glens Falls (N.Y.) Post –Star
Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald
Indiana (Pa.) Gazette
Fort Collins Coloradoan
Lewiston (Maine) Sun Journal
Lubbock (Texas) Avalanche-Journal
Opelika-Auburn News
Santa Cruz (Calif.) Sentinel
Sikeston (Mo.) Standard Democrat
Sterling (Ill.) Sauk Valley
Tuscaloosa (Ala.) News
Wilkes-Barre, PA The Citizens’ Voice
Wyoming Tribune Eagle
Yakima (Wash.) Herald-Republic