WAOW Newsline 9, Wausau, takes home 5 Wisconsin Broadcasters Awards

May 8, 2017 0 Comments

WAOW – Newsline 9 is proud to bring awards back to central Wisconsin after the station was honored Saturday at the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards of Excellence!

Newsline 9 came in first place for the following categories:

  • Best Evening Newscast – Newsline 9 at 10
  • Best Hard News/Investigative – Port Edwards Investigation
  • Best Live On-Scene Reporting – Rebecca Ribley
  • Best Continuing Coverage – Antigo Prom Shooting
  • Best Topical Promotion – Jordan on the Job – Fire

The Newsline 9 team took home a variety of second and third place awards as well:

  • Spot News – Active Shooter Scare at Hospital
  • Series or Documentary – Where the Locals Eat
  • Best Continuing Coverage – Farmer Dies from Fumes
  • Best Use of News Video – Shooter Training
  • Sports Reporting – The Turning Point
  • Significant Community Impact – Warm Up Wisconsin
  • Specialty Programming – Jefferson Award Special
  • Editorial / Commentary – The Night Before the Election
  • Promotional Announcement – New Weather App

We are honored by these awards and proud to serve central Wisconsin as your number one choice for local news! Thank you central Wisconsin!

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