KPCC, KNX Lead Winners Of L.A. Press Club Awards
June 27, 2011 at 3:39 PM (PT)
The LOS ANGELES PRESS CLUB handed out its annual awards SUNDAY night, and among radio winners, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PUBLIC RADIO News-Talk KPCC/PASADENA and CBS RADIO News KNX-A/LOS ANGELES each won five awards.
The winners included:
Radio Journalist of the Year: SUSAN VALOT, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PUBLIC RADIO News-Talk KPCC/PASADENA
Entertainment Journailst of the Year: KIM MASTERS, SANTA MONICA COLLEGE Triple A-News-Talk KCRW/SANTA MONICA
Radio Anchor: JIM RONDEAU, CALIFORNIA LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY News-Talk KCLU-A-F-K272DT/THOUSAND OAKS-SANTA BARBARA
Breaking News: CBS RADIO News KNX-A/LOS ANGELES, "SO CAL Storms"
Breaking News or Feature Short Form: JOHN BAIRD, KNX, "SO CAL Stormin'"
Feature: NADELINE BRAND and KRISTEN MULLER, KPCC, "L.A. River"
Investigative: JASON NATHANSON, KNX, "Up in Smoke"
Entertainment Reporting: LARRY MANTLE, KPCC, "OLIVER STONE"
Sports: JON BAIRD, KNX, "Foul Ball Freak-Out"
Use of Sound: KEVIN FERGUSON, KPCC, "Patch Work"
Talk/Public Affairs: LARRY MANTLE, KPCC, "Airtalk: Live From PHOENIX"
Documentaries: ANDREW MOLLENBECK, ANDY LUDLUM, BILL NESBITT, KNX, "HAITI: Hope in the Ruins"