June 28, 2005
Belo Seattle's KING 5 and NWCN honored with 17 regional Emmy awards
Seattle, WA KING 5 was honored with more regional Emmy awards than any other station in the Northwest. Belo Seattle's 17 Emmys were awarded by the Seattle Northwest chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences at the 42nd annual awards ceremony held at the Bagley Wright Theatre in Seattle on Saturday, June 25st, 2005. Highlights include KING 5 being recognized for Overall Station Excellence and sister station, Portland's KGW, receiving a total of nine Emmy's pinnacled by the Daily News honor for market size 21-80. KING 5 and NorthWest Cable news recipients are listed below:
KING 5 News
NorthWest Cable News
Creative Services/Belo Marketing Solutions
KING 5 is part of Belo Corp., one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market-leading television, newspaper, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with 7,600 employees and $1.5 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates in some of America's most dynamic markets in Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic. Belo owns 19 television stations, six of which are in the 15 largest U.S. broadcast markets. The Company also owns or operates seven cable news channels and manages one television station through a local marketing agreement. Belo's daily newspapers are The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX). The Company also publishes specialty publications targeting young adults, affluent populations and the fast-growing Hispanic market, including Quick and al dia in Dallas/Fort Worth, and the d, El D and La Prensa in Riverside. Belo operates more than 30 Web sites associated with its operating companies. Additional information is available at www.belo.com.