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KERA News Adds 6 Trophies To Award Shelf; That's 21 in 2014

Jul 22, 2014

KERA News collected a half-dozen trophies last weekend, these from the Houston Press Club's Lone Star Awards. That brings the station's total award haul this year to 21 -- including second place for best newscast among large stations nationally from the Public Radio News Directors Inc. Here's a rundown of the station's awards this year.

Lone Star Awards (a statewide competition sponsored by the Houston Press Club)

Public Radio News Directors Inc. Awards (a national competition among public radio stations)

Edward R. Murrow Awards (Radio Television Digital News Association honors for the Texas-Oklahoma region)

Texas Associated Press Broadcasters Awards (a statewide competition with commercial and public radio stations)

Texas Medical Association Anson Jones, MD, Awards (a statewide competition with TV, radio and print; KERA won five awards in all, most of any media organization in Texas)