MIDDLETON, WI – KBJR 6 was honored with four awards Saturday night during the annual Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards of Excellence Gala.
KBJR 6’s online coverage of the December 2018 grain elevator fire in Superior took first place for website news story. The coverage was compiled by Krystal Frasier, social media and digital content manager for KBJR 6.
KBJR 6 also earned 3rd place for best morning newscast, weathercast and speciality programming for the station’s 2018 Christmas City of the North Parade.
The awards were handed out in Middleton, WI with more than 390 in attendance.
A total of 123 stations participated.
Entries were judged by professional broadcasters outside Wisconsin.