NBC15 Morning Show wins Chicago/Midwest Emmy Award
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - NBC15′s Morning Show Team has won a Chicago/Midwest Emmy Award.
The NBC15 team won in the category of Outstanding Achievement for News Programming – Newscast: Smaller Markets.
The award recognizes team coverage airing on the morning of Sunday, May 31. The newscast followed a night of unrest and looting in downtown Madison. It was the first of many days of demonstrations the city would see over the summer months.
NBC15 was also up in six other categories this year:
- Outstanding Achievement for News Gathering - Spot News: Downtown Madison Protests: NBC15 Team
- Outstanding Achievement for News Gathering - Serious News (Hard) Series: Sun Prairie Stronger: Katie Rousonelos, Executive Producer; James Holmes, Producer; Isabel Lawrence, Caroline Peterson, Amy Pflugshaupt, Morgan Wolfe, Anchors/Reporters; Jeremy Nichols, Lou Thao, Photojournalists.
- Outstanding Achievement for News Specialty Report/Series - Human Interest: Hole In My Heart: Morgan Wolfe, Reporter/Producer.
- Outstanding Achievement for News Specialty Report/Series - Military: Hogs For Heroes: John Stofflet, Anchor/Producer; Jeremy Nichols, Photojournalist.
- Outstanding Crafts Achievement for On-Camera Talent - News Anchor: John Stofflet - Composite.
- Outstanding Crafts Achievement for On-Camera Talent - General Assignment Reporter: Morgan Wolfe - Composite.
WMTV competed against television stations in the Green Bay-Appleton, Madison, Milwaukee, and Wausau-Rhinelander markets; and also stations in Chicago, Peoria-Bloomington, and Rockford, Illinois; and South Bend-Elkhart, Indiana.
Copyright 2020 WMTV. All rights reserved.