CNET News.com won first place for the best online article for its report titled "Napster Wildfire." CNET.com won first place as the best online publication, as well as best overall online design.
The awards were presented to print and online publications at a ceremony in Los Angeles. Other winners in business- and technology-related categories included Upside and Business 2.0.
The Western Publications Association has represented magazine publishers west of the Mississippi for 50 years.