The Colorado Springs Business Journal won awards from the Colorado Press Association for both its editorial and advertising departments Feb.17. Frequent contributing writer Karen Sucharski took third place for Best Business Story for her Feb. 18 article and sidebars on the Quantum layoffs, and their implications for Quantum’s business model. No other Colorado Springs newspaper won awards for business reporting.

The CSBJ advertising and production staff won third place for Best Advertising Layout and Design.

The CSBJ competed in Class 3, composed of weekly publications with circulations of more than 4,000.