MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 21, 2009--
Three Gannett TV stations won awards in the prestigious 2009 National
Edward R. Murrow competition from the Radio-Television News Directors
Association. The awards recognize outstanding achievements in electronic
“We are proud of the terrific journalism done at our TV stations and
today want to congratulate KARE-TV, KSDK-TV and WGRZ-TV on this
award-winning work,” said Dave Lougee, president of Gannett Broadcasting.
KARE-TV at Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN – large market/feature reporting
(Boyd Huppert, Jonathan Malat) for “Duck in a Truck”;
KSDK-TV at St. Louis, MO– large market/sports reporting (Mike Bush)
for “Challenger Baseball”;
WGRZ-TV at Buffalo, NY – small market/feature: hard news (Scott Brown,
Scott May) for “Kevin Everett: Minute by Minute.”
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an international news and information
company operating on multiple platforms including the Internet, mobile,
newspapers, magazines and TV stations. Gannett is an Internet leader
with hundreds of newspaper and TV Web sites; CareerBuilder.com, the
nation’s top employment site; USATODAY.com; and more than 80 local
MomsLikeMe.com sites. Gannett publishes 84 daily U.S. newspapers,
including USA TODAY, the nation’s largest-selling daily newspaper, and
more than 700 magazines and other non-dailies including USA WEEKEND.
Gannett also operates 23 television stations in 19 U.S. markets. Gannett
subsidiary Newsquest is the United Kingdom’s second largest regional
newspaper company with 17 daily paid-for titles, more than 200 weekly
newspapers, magazines and trade publications, and a network of Web sites.
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