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Coulterville Outdoor Communicator Receives Awards

Thu, October 05, 2017

Gretchen Steele, Heartland staff writer, blogger, and photographer brought several Awards In Craft back to Illinois yet once again. AGLOW’s Annual Awards in Craft competition receives hundreds of entries from it’s media members who provide their best work in communications through print, broadcast and online media across the country. These prestigious awards are judged with specific criteria and given to the best media entries in divisions for television, online, radio, print and photography. Specific awards are given within each division for categories including hunting, fishing, travel and open.

Steele maintains professional membership in the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers and Missouri Outdoor Communicators. Additionally she is an active volunteer in multiple conservation and outdoor related groups such as NWTF, Delta Waterfowl, Retrievers Unlimited, Illinois Federation of Outdoor Resources, and Bowfishing Association of America.

Steele received the following awards at the 2017 Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers annual conference held in Lake of the Woods, Minnesota. All of Steele’s award winning entries were published by Heartland Outdoors.

Best of Magazine/Boating & Boating Safety
1st Place – “Paddle Hard, Paddle Long,”

Best of Magazine/Travel, RV & Camping
2nd Place – “Thoughts of Big White Birds

Best of Photography/ Hunting
1st Place – “Snatching Up the Snows”

Best of Photography / Outdoor Scenic
2nd Place - “ Sibling Squabble

Best of Photography / Fishing
3rd Place – “The Stringer’s Full”


Enjoys her photos and writing - congrats

Posted by jswamp on October 07

Well deserved, Congrats!!

Posted by BOWHUNTR on October 09

Very nice! congrats

Posted by BIGPOND on October 10

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