Hendricks was given a second place award in the humor category for large newspapers. Here is the Star's announcement:
Two little paragraphs, no link. (John Landsberg found this link which the Star should have included in its web article, but didn't.)
Kansas City Star columnist Mike Hendricks was honored Saturday night by the National Society of Newspaper Columnists at an awards presentation in Ventura, Calif.
Hendricks won second prize in the humor category for large newspapers. Finishing first was Katy St. Clair of the San Francisco Weekly. Hendricks, who joined The Star as a reporter in 1985, has been a columnist since 1997.