This weekend, SFR won 1st place in Innovation/Format Busting and 3rd place in Multimedia from the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies.

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On July 23, the awards for all AAN members were announced at the organization's conference in New Orleans.

SFR's 1st place award, in the category of Innovation/Format Busting for papers with circulation under 50,000, was for "Anatomy of a Downfall," our coverage and interactive timeline of Santa Fe County Sheriff Greg Solano's revelation that he had sold approximately $73,000 worth of office equipment on eBay.

SFR also won 3rd place in Multimedia, a category that includes all alt-weeklies of all sizes. The award was for SFR's coverage of the 2010 elections.

Woo!