KAZU News Wins Three Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards

Apr 23, 2019

KAZU News has won three regional Edward R. Murrow Awards.  The awards are given by the Radio Television Digital News Association to honor outstanding achievements in electronic journalism.  

KAZU won 2019 regional Murrows in the following categories.        

Excellence In Writing

Camp Grace Connects Incarcerated Dads With Their Kids

Reporter: Erika Mahoney

Hard News

Lack Of Public Bathrooms In Big Sur Creates A Mess

Reporter: Erika Mahoney

Sports Reporting

Monterey's Nick Cunningham Goes Out Of The Box To Become Olympian And Soldier

Reporter: Krista Almanzan

KAZU competes in small market radio for Region 2, which includes similar-sized stations in California, Guam, Hawaii and Nevada.  These winning stories will move on to the national competition.   With these wins, KAZU has earned 26 Regional Murrow Awards and one National Murrow.