WBA Awards for Excellence: FOX6 News earns eight first place awards

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MADISON (WITI) — On Saturday, May 2nd, the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association announced its winners in the 2014 Awards for Excellence contest. FOX6 News won eight first place awards —  including awards for Best Spot News Coverage and Best Evening Newscast.

FOX6 News earned the following first place awards:

  • SPOT NEWS: Police Officer Not Charged in Shooting
  • BEST EVENING NEWSCAST: FOX6 News at 5:00 p.m. — December 22nd — WITI Staff
  • ELECTION COVERAGE: You Decide — WITI Staff
  • BEST WEATHERCAST: Vince Condella
  • BEST SPORTS REPORTING: “Play Ball” — Tim Van Vooren, Mickie Leach
  • BEST USE OF SPORTS VIDEO: “Standing Box Jumper” — Mickie Leach, Brandon Cruz
  • BEST NEWS WRITING: “Santa Bob” — Ted Perry
  • BEST EDITORIAL/COMMENTARY: “The Teditorial” — Ferguson