WITI FOX6 Wins 10 Emmy Awards

WITI FOX6 Wins 10 Emmy Awards

Station Wins Most Awards in Milwaukee Market
Including Best On-Camera Talent, Best Feature News and Best News Specialty

WITI FOX 6, Tribune Media’s Milwaukee broadcast television station, is pleased to announce the station has won 10 Emmy Awards from the Chicago/Midwest Chapter, more than any other station in the market.

FOX6 News was awarded Emmys in the following categories:

  • On-Camera Talent (News Anchor): Brad Hicks
  • On-Camera Talent (Reporter – General Assignment/Features): Brad Hicks: Commitment to ALS
  • News Specialty (Specialty Assignment Report News – Feature or Series): “Risk on the Rails” — Brad Hicks, Jeffrey Frings, Kale Zimny, Craig Sween, Jim Wilson
  • News Specialty (Business/Consumer News – Feature or Series): “Towing the Line” — Bryan Polcyn, Stephen Davis, Dave Michuda, John LaPorte, Joe Wagener, Jim Wilson, Susanne Barthel, Kale Zimny, Jeffrey Frings, Andrew Konkle
  • News Specialty (Education/Schools News – Feature or Series): “University of Phoenix Misleading Students” — Meghan Dwyer, Dave Michuda, Jim Wilson, Andrew Konkle, Tim Primeau
  • News Specialty (Health/Science News – Feature or Series): “Trickett’s Story” — Brad Hicks, Kale Zimny
  • News Specialty (Religion News – Feature or Series): “As Faith Would Have It” — Andrew Konkle, Jonathon Gregg
  • News Specialty (Politics/Government News – Feature or Series): “Dark Money” — Mike Lowe, Tim Viste, Susanne Barthel, Dave Michuda, Tim Primeau, John LaPorte, Sean Towle
  • Feature News Report (Light Feature/Series – Soft): “The Rome Regatta” — Mike Lowe, Jerry Imig
  • News Specialty (Health/Science – Feature or Series): “Turning the Tables: The Zero Waste Restaurant” — Mike Lowe, Tim Viste

“I am so very proud of all of our Emmy Award winners and nominees,” said Vice President of News, John LaPorte. “They know how much local news matters to the Milwaukee area and they work very hard to serve the community. It is a great honor to have that hard work recognized by our fellow journalists.”

For more information please visit: http://fox6now.com/


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Jessica Bellucci
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