WLRN News Brings Home Three Awards At Public Media Journalists Association Conference
WLRN took home three awards last week at the annual Public Media Journalists Association (formerly named Public Radio News Directors Incorporated) conference, winning two first place and one second place recognition.
WLRN’s extensive coverage of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting as well as a audio-rich story on horse races in Hallandale Beach were recognized among the best work done by local public radio stations around the country in 2018.
Here are WLRN’s winners:
- Newscast - WLRN Covers the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Shooting Nationally Edited Continuing Coverage - Continuing Coverage of the Parkland Shooting
- Nationally Edited Continuing Coverage - Continuing Coverage of the Parkland Shooting
- Best Use of Sound - World's Richest Race, Hometown Horse Spur Buzz At Gulfstream Park
The awards were announced on Saturday June 15th at the organization's national conference in Washington D.C. The full list of awards is available here.