RICHMOND, Va. — WTVR CBS 6 News was honored to be recognized by the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Emmy Awards and Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards.
The Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards honored WTVR CBS 6 with nine awards. Each winning entry now competes for a highly-coveted National Murrow Award.
Regional winners include:
Breaking News Coverage
November 14th UVA Shootings
Excellence in Video
Slingshot Maker Hits Target Audience: ‘It Feels Good to be Self-Made’
Excellence in Writing
Senior Portraits, The Slingshot Maker and Mystery Letters Solved
Cumberland Hospital Investigation
Crime Insider Reopen the Case
The Serial Snipers: 20 Years Later
Gowdy Gloves: ‘Maybe This is the Way I Get to the Show’
In addition to the Regional Edward R. Murrow Award wins, the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter honored WTVR CBS 6 with 47 Emmy Award nominations.
You can find a list of nominees here.
The 47 nominations represent the most of any television station in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C.
Winners will be announced Saturday, June 24, at a ceremony in Bethesda, Maryland.