November 2, 2006
KVUE-TV Wins Two Texas EMMY Awards
AUSTIN -- KVUE-TV has been awarded 2 Texas EMMY Awards by the Lone Star Chapter of the National Television Academy. KVUE took home the award for "Best Newscast" for KVUE News Nightbeat and Photojournalist Todd Rogenthien won for "Editor News, No Time limit."
KVUE-TV News Director, Frank Volpicella said, "The staff at Kvue news is honored to be recognized by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for excellence in broadcast journalism. I am proud to work with such a talented and dedicated staff of professionals, who are commited to serving the public with responsible journalism and community service. It is an honor to work at Kvue, and we are humbled to be recognized by our peers for excellence in journalism."
KVUE's President and General Manager, Patti C. Smith states that, "The core of KVUE News' journalistic integrity is found within each of the employees that make up the department. Their dedication to excellence and their continuing commitment to service within their community is exemplary. It is an honor for my staff to have received this recognition from the Lone Star Emmy Foundation and we remain humbled by the recognition of our peers."
KVUE is a part of Belo Corp. Belo Corp. is 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 7,400 employees and more than $1.5 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates in some of America's most dynamic markets in Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, the Mid-Atlantic and Rhode Island. 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, and the fast-growing Hispanic market, including Quick and Al D a in Dallas/Fort Worth, and 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 or by contacting Carey Hendrickson, vice president/Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, at 214-977-6626.
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