CBS RADIO STATIONS WIN A TOTAL OF 38 2010 RTDNA REGIONAL MURROW AWARDS

Eight CBS RADIO News Stations Are Honored For Their Excellence

 

            The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) just released their annual list of Regional Murrow Award winners, and eight CBS RADIO news stations around the nation were honored with an astounding total of 38 awards.  Since 1971, the Edward R. Murrow Awards have been awarded to television and radio stations for outstanding achievements in electronic journalism.  Award recipients reflect the excellence, professionalism and spirit of Edward R. Murrow, the award’s namesake.

 

All Regional winners compete for National Murrow Awards which are announced in June.  For a list of complete winners, please visit http://www.rtdna.org/pages/awards.php?g=67.

 

CBS RADIO winners by region:

 

Region 2, California, Guam, Hawaii, Nevada - Radio, Large Market:

KCBS 740 AM/106.9 FM, San Francisco: (Overall Excellence, Audio Investigative Reporting, Audio News Series, Audio Sports Reporting and Website)

 

KNX-AM, Los Angeles: (Audio Breaking News Coverage and Audio Newscast)

 

Region 5, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska – Radio, Large Market:

KMOX-AM, St. Louis: (Overall Excellence, Audio Feature Reporting, Audio Reporting: Hard News, Audio Investigative Reporting, Audio News Series and Use of Sound)

 

Region 6, Oklahoma, Texas - Radio, Large Market:

KRLD-AM, Dallas: (Audio Newscast, Audio Breaking News Coverage, Audio Investigative Reporting and Audio News Series)

 

Region 7, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio -- Radio, Large Market:

WBBM-AM, Chicago: (Overall Excellence, Audio Breaking News Coverage, Audio Newscast and Website)

 

Region 10, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont -- Radio, Large Market:

WBZ-AM, Boston: (Audio Newscast, Audio Breaking News Coverage, Audio Continuing Coverage, Audio Reporting: Hard News, Audio Sports Reporting, Writing and Use of Sound)


Region 11, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania -- Radio, Large Market:

KYW-AM, Philadelphia: (Overall Excellence, Audio Newscast, Audio Feature Reporting, Audio News Series, Audio Sports Reporting, Use of Sound and Writing)

 

WCBS-AM, New York: (Audio Breaking News Coverage, Audio Continuing Coverage and Website)