WarbirdRadio.com Honored With Edward R. Murrow Award For Feature Reporting!
WARBIRD RADIO – The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) has announced the 2015 regional winners of the Edward R. Murrow Awards. Warbird Radio LIVE’s interview with WWII P-51 pilot Jerry Yellin won the Murrow Award for Feature Reporting in Region 12 (Washington DC, Virginia, Maryland and Delaware).
The Edward R. Murrow Awards recognize the best electronic journalism produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world.
“At a time when news reaches people in so many ways, these awards become even more meaningful,” added RTDNA Executive Director Mike Cavender. “It is a tangible reminder of the high quality local journalism being done across the country.”
RTDNA received more than 4,200 entries during the 2015 awards season, setting an all-time record for the third year in a row. Warbird Radio is honored to be recognized among the “best of the best” in the nation’s capital.
“This is a huge award for us. We started Warbird Radio.com in 2009 because we believe the stories of our Airmen past and present are important. This history matters, but it sure is nice to know our peers at the Radio Television Digital News Association like what we’re doing and consider us worthy of an Edward R. Murrow award,” says Matt Jolley – host of Warbird Radio LIVE and founder of Warbird Radio.com.
RTDNA is the world’s largest professional organization devoted exclusively to electronic journalism. RTDNA represents local and network journalists in broadcasting, cable and digital media in more than 30 countries.
To listen to full episode with Jerry Yellin just click the Quick Link posted below.
QUICK LINK: The Jerry Yellin Story