Best of Austin More 2012 Readers Media Best Food Writer: Addie Broyles Best Journalist: TIE: Jordan Smith, Richard Whittaker Best Film Critic: Kimberley Jones Best Art Photographer: Darla Teagarden Best Event Photographer: Annie Ray Best Non-'Chronicle' Publication: Edible Austin Best Radio Host / Deejay: Jason & Deb on 101X Best Locally Produced TV Show: 'Austin City Limits' Best Public Access TV Show: 'The Atheist Experience' Best Local TV News: TIE: KXAN, KVUE Best TV Anchor: TIE: Judy Maggio, Fred Cantu Best TV Reporter: Quita Culpepper Best Sportscaster: Mike Barnes Best Weatherperson: Jim Spencer Best Local News Website: KVUE-TV Best Local Entertainment Website: Do512 Best Local Blog: Austinist Best Local Podcast: TIE: The Hodgecast, The House Hookup Best Radio Station: KUT 90.5FM

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Best Local Author/Poet: Owen Egerton

Well, duh. He's long been among the city's favored writers, way before his Dalton-published Harold, the Illegitimate Son of God was picked up for paperback reissue by Soft Skull Press, and he'll continue to be that, long after his next novel, next spring's Everyone Says That at the End of the World, has reached the pinnacles of literary cred – the $3 carts at Half Price Books. And that's not only because Egerton so frequently appears with Master Pancake Theater and hosts Alamo Drafthouse shows and doctors Hollywood screenplays and is one hell of a sweet and funny guy. More like: Because he's one damned fine wordsmith and we love his books.

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