Hearst-Argyle Television Stations Earn 18 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards
Two of the stations — KCCI-TV,
KCCI, WMUR and the other Hearst-Argyle recipients also were recognized in part for vital coverage of major weather events impacting their regions.
The Hearst-Argyle honorees, and their categories of recognition, in this year’s regional
KCCI-TV, Des Moines: Overall Excellence, Breaking News, Best Newscast WMUR-TV, Manchester, NH: Overall Excellence, Breaking News, Best Newscast WISN-TV, Milwaukee: Breaking News KETV, Omaha: News Series WLKY-TV, Louisville: Continuing Coverage, Best Newscast WXII-TV, Winston-Salem: Feature Reporting KHBS-TV, Ft. Smith, AR: Best Newscast WCVB-TV, Boston: Continuing Coverage WMTW-TV, Portland, ME: Breaking News, Continuing Coverage WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh: Hard News Feature WBAL Radio, Baltimore: Continuing Coverage, Sports Reporting
Recipients of regional Murrow Awards are nominees for national awards, to be presented at the annual Murrow Awards dinner in
Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc. a leading local media company, owns 26 television stations, and manages an additional three television and two radio stations. The Company’s television stations reach approximately 18% of U.S. TV households, making it one of America’s largest television station groups. It also owns 37 websites and 20 digital multicast channels providing news, weather and entertainment programming. Hearst-Argyle is majority-owned by Hearst Corporation. The Company’s Web address is www.hearstargyle.com.
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