The Press Democrat's redesigned website,, has been named one of the best daily newspaper websites by an international online journalism awards contest.

The website is one of five finalists for a 2013 Eppy Award in the category of best daily newspaper website with under 1 million unique monthly visitors.

"Our great staff works hard to provide quality journalism on a cutting-edge platform that serves our readers, and we are thrilled with the recognition," said Greg Retsinas, digital director for The Press Democrat.

The contest, now in its 18th year, is organized by Editor & Publisher magazine.

Other finalists in the category include Arkansas Online, by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette;, by the San Angelo Standard-Times;, by The World Company; and The Edmonton Journal.