CBS Radio News, NPR, KCBS Among National Headliner Award Winners
March 30, 2009 at 5:32 PM (PT)
Radio winners of this year's NATIONAL HEADLINER AWARDS from the PRESS CLUB OF ATLANTIC CITY include:
Newscast: CBS RADIO News KCBS-A-KFRC/SAN FRANCISCO, "Winter Storm"
Breaking News or Continuing Coverage of a Single News Event: KCBS, "Campaign 2008" (DOUG SOVERN)
Feature or Human Interest Story: CITADEL Talk KGO-A/SAN FRANCISCO, "The MILK-MOSCONE Murders: 30 Years Later" (RJ PERUMAN)
Documentary or Public Affairs: TEXAS MUSIC MATTERS and UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS noncommercial KUT/AUSTIN, "Amazing Grace: The Story of WILLIE NELSON: (DAVID BROWN and MICHAEL MAY) (also Grand Award winner)
News Series: HEARST-ARGYLE Talk WBAL-A/BALTIMORE, "Supermax" (SCOTT WYKOFF)
Newscast: CBS RADIO NEWS, "CBS World News Roundup -- 11/5/08 Newscast" (NICK YOUNG and PAUL FARRY)
Breaking News or Continuing Coverage of a Single News Event: CBS RADIO NEWS, "Campaign 2008"
Feature or Human Interest Story: CBS RADIO NEWS, "Military Malpractice" (BYRON PITTS)
Documentary or Public Affairs: NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO, "36 Years of Solitary: Murder, Death & Justice on ANGOLA" (LAURA SULLIVAN)
News Series: NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO, "All Things Considered: Muslim Polygamy in AMERICA" (BARBARA BRADLEY HAGERTY)