June 19, 2009
KMOV Wins Top Honors from Missouri Broadcasters Association
Missouri Broadcasters gives News 4 Best Newscast Award
St. Louis - KMOV won several top honors at the Annual Missouri Broadcasters Association Convention held recently at Lake of the Ozarks. The station was recognized for Best Newscast, Best Investigative Reporting, Best Spot News, Best News Series and Best Public Service Announcement. KMOV won a total of seven MBA Awards, including Certificates of Merit for its locally produced "Home for Hope" special and also for Investigative Reporting.
"I 'm delighted that our peers in the Missouri Broadcasters Association have recognized the excellent work produced by the KMOV staff on a daily basis," said President and General Manager, Allan Cohen.
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