2007 Murrow Award Winners Announced
June 18, 2007 at 7:20 AM (PT)
The RTNDA has announced the winners of its EDWARD R. MURROW AWARDS for 2007. The winners will be honored at the organization' awards dinner on OCTOBER 15 in NEW YORK.
Radio winners include:
Radio Network/Syndication Service
Overall Excellence: CBS RADIO NEWS
Continuing Coverage: CBS RADIO NEWS, "MIDDLE EAST War"
Feature - Hard News: CBC NATIONAL RADIO NEWS, "A NORTH KOREA Border Tragic Comedy in One Act"
Feature Reporting: ABC NEWS RADIO, "9/11 Remembered: A Firefighter's Story"
Investigative Reporting: ABC NEWS RADIO, "BRIAN ROSS Investigates: The MARK FOLEY Scandal"
News Documentary: NPR, "THEMBI's AIDS Diary"
News Series: AP, "Olympic Reports"
Newscast: ABC NEWS RADIO, "ABC Information Network Newscast"
Sports Reporting: ABC NEWS RADIO, "Game of Shadows"
Spot News Coverage: ABC NEWS RADIO, "The CORY LIDLE Crash"
Use of Sound: ABC NEWS RADIO, "A Reporter's Notebook: FORT HOOD"
Writing: CBS RADIO NEWS, "Just a Minute"
Radio Large Market
Overall Excellence: WBAL-A/BALTIMORE
Continuing Coverage: WTMJ-A/MILWAUKEE, "MILWAUKEE's Missing Boys"
Feature - Hard News: WBUR/BOSTON, "Skin Shock"
Feature Reporting: KGO-A/SAN FRANCISCO, "DERRILL's Legacy"
Investigative Reporting: WBAL-A/BALTIMORE, "Going Around in 9-1-1 Circles"
News Documentary: WBUR/BOSTON, "BOSTON Medical Center"
News Series: WSB-A/ATLANTA, "ATLANTA's Top 5 Consumer Scams"
Newscast: KCBS-A/SAN FRANCISCO, "KCBS 9AM News"
Sports Reporting: WBUR/BOSTON, "KENYA's Fastest Town"
Spot News Coverage: KCBS-A/SAN FRANCISCO, "Hit and Run"
Use of Sound: KIRO-A/SEATTLE, "Sound of Movie Music"
Website: KCBS-A/SAN FRANCISCO, www.kcbs.com
Writing: WBZ-A/BOSTON, "Who's on First"
Radio Small Market
Overall Excellence: KFDI/WICHITA
Continuing Coverage: WCHS-A/CHARLESTON, WV, "The SAGO Mine Disaster"
Feature - Hard News: WITF/HARRISBURG, "Remembering Flight 93 Five Years Later"
Feature Reporting: WVPS/BURLINGTON, VT, "Peace Songs"
Investigative Reporting: KBIA/COLUMBIA, MO, "Dead Voters"
News Documentary: KHUM/FERNDALE-EUREKA, CA, "Picking Up: Meth on the North Coast"
News Series: WDEL-A/WILMINGTON, DE, "From Fat to Fit: Childhood Obesity in The First State"
Newscast: CKGL-A/KITCHENER, ON
Sports Reporting: WSLU/CANTON, NY, "Rugby Brings Elegance and Violence to ADIRONDACKS"
Spot News Coverage: KFDI/WICHITA, "SEDGWICK COUNTY Hailstorm"
Use of Sound: WMSI-WQJQ/JACKSON, MS, "Theater of War"
Website: WDEL-A/WILMINGTON, DE, www.wdel.com
Writing: WVPS/BURLINGTON, VT, "Coffin"