WVIK Newsroom picks up 3 awards in Illinois contest
March 12, 2013
WVIK News Focus: Cameras & microphones in courts
Yesterday, the Illinois Associated Press Broadcasters Association announced WVIK News Editor, Michelle O'Neill, won three awards in its 2012 Journalism Excellence Contest in the Downstate Illinois Radio category. She won first place for Best Investigative Report, "Cameras and Mics in Iowa Courts."
The Illinois AP association will hand out the awards on April 20, 2012 at the Illinois News Broadcasters Association's spring convention in Urbana. O'Neill and News Director, Herb Trix, also entered the Iowa Broadcast News Association journalism contest, but the winners won't be announced until next month.