Gannett Honored with National Murrow Awards
McLEAN, VA – Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announced two Broadcasting TV stations and the Detroit Free Press won a total of four 2012 Edward R. Murrow awards in the national competition sponsored by the Radio Television Digital News Association. The RTNDA has been honoring outstanding achievements in electronic journalism with the Edward R. Murrow Awards since 1971.
“At Gannett, we are committed to providing quality journalism – journalism that makes a difference in people’s lives and to the communities we serve. We congratulate the Detroit Free Press, KARE-TV and KUSA-TV on their terrific award-winning work and their outstanding storytelling,” said Gracia Martore, president and CEO of Gannett.
- Detroit Free Press – Online News Operation — Local/Video News Documentary (Living With Murder);
KARE-TV, Minneapolis-St. Paul –
- Television: Large Market/Video Reporting: Hard News (Dramatic Rise in Homeless Teens);
Television: Large Market/Writing (Boyd Huppert).
KUSA-TV, Denver -Television: Large Market/Video Feature Reporting (Adde’s Lesson);
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an international media and marketing solutions company that informs and engages more than 100 million people every month through its powerful network of broadcast, digital, mobile and publishing properties. Our portfolio of trusted brands offers marketers unmatched local-to-national reach and customizable, innovative marketing solutions across any platform. Gannett is committed to connecting people – and the companies who want to reach them – with their interests and communities. For more information, visit www.gannett.com.
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