The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) has announced the recipients of the 2022 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards.  The 7 Michigan broadcasters won a total of 13 awards in Region 7, which is shared with Illinois, Indiana and Ohio.  Award recipients demonstrate the spirit of excellence that Murrow set as a standard for the profession of electronic journalism.

The Michigan stations and their winning entries are as follows:

Small Market Radio
Excellence in Sound
The Woodcock’s Sky Dance is One of Northern Michigan’s Spring Thrills
Interlochen Public Radio
Interlochen, MI
Investigative Reporting
Group is Backing a String of Marijuana Proposals in Michigan, But Its Donors Are a Mystery
WKAR-FM
East Lansing, MI
Excellence In Writing
Rural Drag
WCMU-FM
Mount Pleasant, MI
Newscast
Newscast – Amy Robinson – July 14, 2021
WCMU-FM
Mount Pleasant, MI
Feature Reporting
83 Year Old Tractor Finds New Home
WCMU-FM
Mount Pleasant, MI
Podcast
Points North: Acme Creek Culvert Highlights Need for Resilient Infrastructure
Interlochen Public Radio
Interlochen, MI
Large Market Radio
Digital
Michigan Radio Digital
Michigan Radio
Ann Arbor, MI
Overall Excellence
Michigan Radio
Michigan Radio
Ann Arbor, MI
News Documentary
Stateside – Oxford High School
Michigan Radio
Ann Arbor, MI
Investigative Reporting
“It’s still not right.” An investigation into Lakeside Academy
Michigan Radio
Ann Arbor, MI
Small Market Television
Excellence in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Brenda’s Story: From Undocumented to Documented
Michigan State University School of Journalism
East Lansing, MI
Feature Reporting
A Reason to Fight
WLNS-TV
Lansing, MI
Large Market Television
Newscast
Local 4 News at 11
WDIV-TV
Detroit, MI

 

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