KMOX Wins 5 Murrow Awards
April 14, 2008 at 11:03 AM (PT)
THE RADIO-TELEVISION NEWS DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION has awarded CBS RADIO Talk KMOX-A/ST. LOUIS with five 2008 regional EDWARD R. MURROW Awards for excellence in electronic journalism. KMOX took awards for Overall Excellence; Continuing Coverage, for BRETT BLUME and MEGAN LYNCH’s coverage of The Missouri Miracle -- the recovery of SHAWN HORNBECK and BEN OWNBY; Newscast, for the TIAM 8a news; News Series, for MEGAN LYNCH’s series Playboys. KMOX also took Sports Reporting honors, for MEGAN LYNCH’s report on out-of-control athletes.
Regional winners automatically become eligible for the national awards competition, which will be judged in early JUNE. The national EDWARD R. MURROW Awards will be presented in OCTOBER at the RTNDA Awards Dinner in NEW YORK.