PELLA, Iowa (WGEM) — WGEM News received extensive honors at the annual Iowa Broadcast News Association Awards banquet held Saturday night in Pella, Iowa.
The news team received First Place awards in categories of Political Coverage, News Photography, Sports Coverage and Sports Play-by-Play.
WGEM journalists received Second Place honors in the categories of Newscast, Spot News, Flood Coverage and Sportscast.
WGEM News also took home Third Place awards in the categories of Weather Coverage, Excellence in Anchoring (Natalie Will and Don Dwyer) and Overall Excellence.
“We take our commitment to covering the entire Tri-State region seriously. Our journalists regularly cover issues impacting Iowa and I’m pleased that their efforts in the state were recognized by IBNA.”WGEM News Director Chad Mahoney