TEGNA’s WUSA9 Wins Five Alliance for Women in Media Foundation Gracie Awards

Tysons, VA – TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) today announced that WUSA9, TEGNA’s CBS affiliate in Washington, D.C., has won five Gracie Awards from the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation. The Gracie Awards recognize exemplary programming created by women, for women, and about women in media and entertainment, and individuals who make inspirational contributions to the industry.

“We’re honored to be recognized for the passion, purpose and dedication of our Gracie Award winners, who are committed to making a positive impact on the communities we serve,” said Lynn Beall, executive vice president and COO of media operations, TEGNA. “Congratulations to the team at WUSA9, and to all the organizations being honored today for their remarkable achievements.”

WUSA9’s Gracie Awards include:

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