Salina Media Group radio station News Radio 1150 KSAL will be honored as the Kansas Association of Broadcasters Medium Market Radio Station of the Year.
The association announced its 2015 KAB Awards of Excellence on Tuesday. KSAL staff members earned 11 awards.
According to the KAB, 719 entries were submitted by broadcasters from across the state. The entries were judged by the Illinois Association of Broadcasters.
The awards will be handed out at the KAB Convention in Lawrence in October.
KSAL Award Winners:
- Public Affairs Program: The Clarke Sanders Show – Clarke Sanders, Todd Pittenger, Mike Hammett
- Complete Newscast: KSAL Mid-Day News – Todd Pittenger
- Severe Weather Coverage: April 24th, 2015, Severe Weather – KSAL Severe Weather Team
- Special Program: Browynn Birdsong Tribute – Cherie Adkins
- Public Affairs Program: The Joan Jerkovich Show – Joan Jerkovich
- Spot News: Election Re-Count – Todd Pittenger
- Sports Play-by-play: Central vs Newton – Mike Hammett, Travis Reece
- Severe Weather Coverage: June 7th, 2015, Severe Weather – KSAL Severe Weather Team
- Complete Sportscast: KSAL Morning Sports- Mike Hammett
- Complete News Feature: Memorial Day – I Am Your Flag – Todd Pittenger
- Station Website: KSAL.COM – Andy Lambert