No. 1, we're honored. No. 2, there's no one we'd rather share this title with than the Spokesman-Review's Idaho reporter, Betsy Russell. Hell, we check her blog, Eye on Boise, regularly to get the lowdown--especially when the Legislature is in session and we know Russell is at the Statehouse digging into something plenty of politicians would rather she left buried. In fact, together, we make quite a muckraking duo. Boiseweekly.com; spokesman.com/blogs/boise.
Second Place: Ben Schultz, Here Comes the Dumptruck
Third Place: Rebecca Turner-Duggan, In Jill's Words