Including Best Morning Newscast

RICHMOND, VA, July 5, 2017—Tribune Broadcasting is pleased to announce WTVR/CBS 6 in Richmond, VA was awarded 13 Emmy® Awards by the the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Said Stephen Hayes, WTVR-CBS 6 General Manager, “To be the most honored television station in Virginia is gratifying and a testament to our News, Marketing and Creative Services teams. WTVR’s commitment to our Problem Solvers branding, unique storytelling and our Central Virginia community continues to be our focus.”

The following are WTVR’s 13 Emmy® Award Wins

Newscast – Morning (4:55 a.m. – 1 p.m.) – Medium Market (50+)
February 25th 6am Newscast-Tornado Aftermath
Andy Pederson, Producer
Lauren Mackey, Executive Producer
Rob Cardwell, Anchor
Reba Hollingsworth, Anchor
Kristen Luehrs, Traffic Reporter
Nikki-Dee Ray, Meteorologist
Jasmine Norwood, Reporter
Eric Price, Photojournalist
Demetrius Terry, Floor Director
Chris Peralta, Producer

Arts/Entertainment – News Feature/News Series
Conservation Music: Saving the World One Note at a Time
Brad Wilson, Photojournalist
Greg McQuade, Reporter

Crime – No Time Limit
Framed by Love
Brad Wilson, Editor
Greg McQuade, Reporter

Military – News Single Story/News Series
Where’s Duff?
Greg McQuade, Reporter
Chris Munnings, Photographer

Historic/Cultural – News
Oswald’s Ride: This Car Held Bad Feelings for Her
Brad Wilson, Photojournalist

Greg McQuade, Reporter

I Kissed the King
Brad Wilson, Editor
Greg McQuade, Reporter

Promotion – News Promo – Single Spot
This is our Office
David Stotts, Director
Shannon Sivils, Producer
Danica Neddenien, Producer
Tyler Conta, Videographer

Promotion – News Promo – Image/Program – Campaign
CBS 6 NFL Tie-In
David Stotts, Director
Shannon Sivils, Producer
Jason Cutler, Graphic Artist

Commercial – Single Spot
Paws From Politics
Matthew McClain, Videographer/Editor

Director – Non-Live (Post Produced)
CBS 6 in the RVA
David Stotts, Director

Anchor – Weather
The Weather of 2016: A Year to Remember
Zach Daniel, Chief Meteorologist

Reporter – Transportation/Traffic
Morning Commute: Working For You
Kristen Luehrs, Traffic Reporter

Photographer – News – No Time Limit
Brad Wilson Composite
Brad Wilson, Photographer



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