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What’s it like to work at a Quincy Media company? Ask the people who do!

May 15, 2017 0 Comments
What’s it like to work at a Quincy Media company? Ask the people who do!

Team members at Quincy Media talk about what it’s like to be part of our family-owned company. Watch this brand new video to see what we do and why the experience is so rewarding for so many. Whether you’re looking for a Quinternship, for your first job or for your next big career move, we […]

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WKOW named Wisconsin Station of the Year

May 8, 2017 0 Comments
WKOW named Wisconsin Station of the Year

WKOW team members are celebrating some big recognition over the weekend. Quincy Media’s Madison-based ABC affiliate says “We are humbled to be named Station of the Year by The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association.” The professional organization announced its annual awards Saturday night at ceremonies in Middleton. In addition, WKOW also won 16 other awards for broadcast excellence. FIRST […]

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WKOW wins regional Edward R. Murrow award for groundbreaking documentary

April 25, 2017 0 Comments
WKOW wins regional Edward R. Murrow award for groundbreaking documentary

(WKOW) —- WKOW 27 News has been awarded a regional Edward R. Murrow award for its groundbreaking documentary “Our Wisconsin: Equity and Justice for All.”  All regional award winners automatically advance to the national Murrow competition, with the winners to be announced in early June. The awards were announced Tuesday morning by the Radio Television […]

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13 WREX named Outstanding News Operation by Illinois Associated Press

April 24, 2017 0 Comments
13 WREX named Outstanding News Operation by Illinois Associated Press

URBANA (WREX) – 13 WREX has been named the Outstanding News Operation by the Illinois Associated Press for the second time in the last four years. The award was presented Saturday night in Urbana at the Illinois News Broadcasters Association Spring Convention. The Outstanding News Operation award is the top prize presented at the annual […]

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Eagles Cancer Telethon on KTTC raises more than $1 million for cancer research

February 13, 2015 0 Comments
Eagles Cancer Telethon on KTTC raises more than $1 million for cancer research

ROCHESTER, Minn. — The 61st Eagles Cancer Telethon on KTTC set a record by raising more than $1 million to help fund cancer research at Mayo Clinic, the Hormel Institute, and the Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota. The event from January 17–18 raised $1,012,465, breaking the 2014 total of $940,000. For 20 […]

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John Schermerhorn will be inducted to the WBA Hall of Fame of June 19th

May 12, 2014 0 Comments
John Schermerhorn will  be inducted to the WBA Hall of Fame of June 19th

On June 19, 2014, John Schermerhorn, along with 4 other individuals, will be recognized for contributions to excellence in television and radio. The five inductees also include Ron Fruit, Ed Hutchings, Marv Nelles and David Sanks. Schermerhorn was the first Sports Director at WKOW and served as General Manager at WXOW from 1970 until his death […]

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WGEM News Honored For Overall Excellence in Iowa

May 8, 2014 0 Comments
WGEM News Honored For Overall Excellence in Iowa

WGEM News Honored For Overall Excellence in Iowa News team receives nine Iowa Broadcast News Association awards Cedar Rapids, Iowa May 3, 2014 – WGEM News received top honors from the Iowa Broadcast News Association during its annual awards banquet held at the Double Tree Hotel in downtown Cedar Rapids Saturday night. The highlight of […]

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WBA Awards Banquet honors WKOW in the Large Market Division

May 6, 2014 0 Comments
WBA Awards Banquet honors WKOW in the Large Market Division

On May 3rd the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association announced the recipients of their 2013 Awards for Excellence. WKOW competed and thrived in the Large Market Division. WKOW Awards: 1st Place Best Evening Newscast Nov. 21, 2013 – 6PM Newscast 3rd Place Best Hard News/Investigative New WEDC Hire Resigns Following 27 News Investigation 3rd Place Best Use […]

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We have a lot to be proud of at Quincy – KWWL takes home awards from the IBNA

May 6, 2014 0 Comments
We have a lot to be proud of at Quincy – KWWL takes home awards from the IBNA

Over the weekend KWWL was the proud recipient of four broadcasting excellence awards from the Iowa Broadcast News Association. The award ceremony was held in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on May 3rd. Over 650 entries competing for the top spots – this was a record number for the IBNA. KWWL saw victories in the following categories: […]

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WGEM News Receives Edward R. Murrow Award

April 28, 2014 0 Comments
WGEM News Receives Edward R. Murrow Award

WGEM News Receives Edward R. Murrow Award The Tri-States’ News Leader recognized for Overall Excellence   WASHINGTON April 22, 2014 – The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) has announced WGEM News has won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for Overall Excellence. The regional awards were announced on Tuesday and recognize the best electronic […]

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