LCTV recognized with Eric Sevareid Awards

BLOOMINGTON, MN – LCTV and SportsZONE reporters attended the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association’s Eric Sevareid Award ceremony on Saturday, April 1.

The Eric Sevareid Awards are named for the North Dakota-born journalist who is best known for his work as a correspondent for CBS Radio and Television.

MBJA presents the awards to the best work done by broadcast news operations and journalists working in small, medium and large markets, as well as college, in the six-state region on radio, television and online.

LCTV was recognized in the following categories:

  • Documentary/Special: First place, “Behind the Bump: A Birth Mother’s Story” and Award of Merit, “Earning the Halo”
  • Series: Award of Merit, “Dubuquer in Dublin”
  • General Reporting: Award of Merit, “Dubuquers still adjusting to Medicaid privatization”
  • Photojournalism: First place, “Dubuque artist creates larger than life sculpture”
  • Sportscast/Program: Award of Merit, “SportsZONE 10-5-16”
  • Newscast: First place, “LCTV News 11-30-16”
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Allison is a senior at Loras College and is a Dubuque native. She's the Producer of LCTV News, along with Payton Van Vors, as well as an anchor and reporter. This past summer, Allison had an internship with KCRG in Dubuque, and she's continuing to work for them this Fall. Allison reports because she loves keeping her community informed on issues and events that matter to them.

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