AWRT Announces Gracie Awards Winners
February 27, 2007 at 8:15 AM (PT)
National radio winners of this year's AMERICAN WOMEN IN RADIO AND TELEVISION GRACIE AWARDS include ABC NEWS RADIO (Outstanding Public Affairs Program [a SATELLITE SISTERS PSA campaign] and Outstanding Feature-Hard News), WESTSTAR TALKRADIO NETWORK's KIM KOMANDO (Individual Achievement Award, Outstanding Program Host), CBS NEWS' KIMBERLY DOZIER (Individual Achievement Award, Outstanding Reporter/Correspondent), GREENSTONE MEDIA (LISA BIRNBACH for Outstanding Comedy Show and Outstanding Talk Show), NPR (Outstanding News Series), XM SATELLITE RADIO's OPRAH AND FRIENDS (Outstanding Special for "THE JEAN CHATZKY SHOW").
Local winners include WFCR/AMHERST, MA, "DEMOCRACY NOW!" host AMY GOODMAN; WUNC/CHAPEL HILL; HUBBARD RADIO NETWORK; WMJX (MAGIC 106.7)/BOSTON; WFUV/NEW YORK; WBLI/LONG ISLAND; and MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.
The national awards will be handed out at a JUNE 18 gala, with local awards handed out at a luncheon the following day. Read the complete list of winners by clicking here.