KUZZ Wins Four Mark Twain Awards
March 19, 2008 at 6:07 AM (PT)
BUCK OWENS Broadcasting Country KUZZ/BAKERSFIELD won four MARK TWAIN awards on SATURDAY night (03/15) at the ASSOCIATED PRESS APTRA AWARDS at UNIVERSAL STUDIOS in HOLLYWOOD, CA.
The station won the awards for: Best Use of a News Website; Best Newscast (under 15 minutes), which went to News Dir. MARK HOWELL; Best Coverage of an Ongoing Story, for coverage of last year’s VINCENT BROTHERS murder trial; and HOWELL was also honored by the APTRA Best Anchor for the 10th time.
The competition included stations in CALIFORNIA, NEVADA, HAWAII, WASHINGTON STATE and ARIZONA.