FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Dec. 15, 2012
A story on Wisconsin dog rescuers and fostering by freelance writer Christine A. Verstraete has been nominated for a Maxwell Medallion in the Feature in Mainstream Magazines category of the 2012 Dog Writers Association of America awards competition. The story and photos ran in the Jan/Feb.2012 issue of PRIME Magazine published by the Kenosha (WI) News.
* The story was chosen as the category winner at the association's banquet on Feb. 10, 2013 in New York City.
** See DWAA.org awards announcement,
(See photos & story links on nonfiction page.)