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Michigan Radio - State of Opportunity Recognized by Michigan Association of Broadcasters

Mar 13, 2015

Pictured from L to R: Reporter Lindsey Smith, Environment Report host Rebecca Williams, Program Director Tamar Charney, General Manager Steve Schram, Stateside host Cynthia Canty and Digital Editor Mark Brush

Michigan Radio received eleven awards last night from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters for achievement in broadcasting during 2014.  Several of the awards recognized Michigan Radio’s State of Opportunity project, the station’s multi-year initiative looking at what can be done to improve opportunities for Michigan’s most disadvantaged children.

Michigan Radio received five first place “Best in Category” awards and six Merit awards in recognition of the station’s feature reporting, news series and news special/public affairs programs, in addition to other categories.

Michigan Radio received MAB awards in the following categories:

First Place- Best in Category

Merit Awards

The Broadcast Excellence Awards program recognizes outstanding achievement in broadcasting by Michigan television and radio stations each year. All entries aired between January 1 and December 31, 2014. Michigan Radio competes in Group 2 of the Broadcast Excellence Award Divisions, which is for stations with more than $2 million budget. The awards were announced Wednesday evening at the MAB’s annual Great Lakes Broadcasting Conference in Lansing.