CBS 6 wins 10 Murrow Awards for reporting, digital, documentary, and overall excellence!!!
WTVR CBS 6 won 10 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for journalism produced in 2020. The region includes media in Virginia, Maryland, Washington D.C., and Delaware.
WTVR CBS 6 was one of only two U.S broadcasters to receive 10 Murrow Awards in 2021. The regional award winners will now compete for a national award to be announced later this year.
WTVR CBS 6 earned Murrow Awards in the following categories:
The Cumberland Children’s Hospital Investigation
The Unemployment Crisis in Virginia
17 Years Wasted
Excellence in Sound
“Sailor Andrew Schmitz: A Stranger No More”
Excellence in Video
“Frank Lee Ruggles: Saving Natural Wonders One Photo at a Time”
“Filmmaker Jesse Vaughn’s Most Important Role: I couldn’t turn her down”