Several local stations have won Sigma Delta Chi awards from the Society of Professional Journalists.
Awards were given to a small-market and large-market station in five categories — breaking news coverage, documentaries, feature reporting, investigative reporting and public service in television journalism.
Large market winners were WISH in Indianapolis, KLAS in Las Vegas, News 12 Westchester, KPHO in Phoenix and WIVB in Buffalo. Small market station winners were WGXA in Macon, GA, KOMU in Columbia, KCRG in Cedar Rapids, WVUE in New Orleans and WTWO in Terre Haute, IN.
A full list of local news winners is after the jump.
Breaking News Coverage (Large-Market Station 1-50)
State Fair tragedy – by 24-Hour News 8 Staff, WISH-TV (Indianapolis)
Documentaries (Large-Market Station 1-50)
Desert underwater – by Staff, KLAS-TV (Las Vegas)
Public Service in Television Journalism (Large-Market Station 1-50)
Bully Project – by News 4 Team, WIVB-TV (Buffalo, N.Y.)
- KMOV, WFAA Win IRE Awards
- KTUL, KSL and WFTS Win NABEF Service to America Awards
- KNXV, WTHR, KMGH and WVIT Win Peabody Awards
- Ohio Army National Guard Presents WKBN With Appreciation Award