Tribune Interactive, Inc. websites and a subsidiary of Tribune Company, today announced that chicagotribune.com and latimes.com were awarded 2003 Digital Edge Awards at the Newspaper Association of
America CONNECTIONS Conference in Orlando yesterday. Both sites won Digital Edge Awards for Most Innovative Use of Digital Media. “These awards acknowledge the broad talent and expertise of Tribune
Interactive’s editorial teams,” said David Hiller, Tribune Interactive president. “Both the chicagotribune.com and latimes.com news packages present comprehensive news and feature stories in a
compelling, informative and engaging way – and are constructed in a manner to best complement users’ online experience and navigation.” Chicagotribune.com news feature “Still Standing: A Portrait of
America One Year Later,” http://www.chicagotribune.com/anniversary, won in the best news event category among newspapers with national or daily circulation of more than 250,000. The news package
provided chicagotribune.com readers in-depth coverage of the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and the ongoing battle against terrorism. It included detailed storytelling,
informative graphics, interactive timelines, message boards, photos, audio and video galleries.