2022 Region 4 Honorees

Television

Large Market

Breaking News Coverage

Waukesha Parade Tragedy
WISN-TV
Milwaukee, WI

Continuing Coverage

KARE 11 Investigates: Cruel & Unusual
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Digital

TMJ4.com - Wisconsin’s Source for Local News, Weather & Sports
WTMJ-TV
Milwaukee, WI

Excellence in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

minnesota (un)told
KMSP-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Excellence in Innovation

Vaccine Answers
WISN-TV
Milwaukee, WI

Excellence in Video

Cut Off
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Excellence in Writing

Boyd Huppert
KARE-TV
Minnapolis, MN

Feature Reporting

Mrs. Klein’s Greatest Lesson
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Hard News

Pregnant & Shackled
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Investigative Reporting

The GAP: Failure to Treat, Failure to Protect
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

News Documentary

The GAP: Failure to Treat, Failure to Protect
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

News Series

Tragedy & Triumph: Ripples Beyond the Trial of Derek Chauvin
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Newscast

KARE 11 News at 10
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Overall Excellence

KARE 11
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Podcast

Open Record
WITI-TV
Milwaukee, WI

Sports Reporting

Coach Isaac
KARE-TV
Minneapolis, MN

Small Market

Continuing Coverage

From Pandemic to Progress
WMTV-TV
Madison, WI

Digital

A Need to be Heard
WSAW-TV
Wausau, WI

Excellence in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Why Race Matters
PBS Wisconsin
Madison, WI

Excellence in Innovation

2021 Drought Tour
KELO-TV
Sioux Falls, SD

Excellence in Video

Braving the BWCA: Winter Camping
KBJR-TV
Duluth, MN

Excellence in Writing

NBC15’s John Stofflet
WMTV-TV
Madison, WI

Feature Reporting

Back on Track
WMTV-TV
Madison, WI

Hard News

What’s Next for ALS?
WSAW-TV
Wausau, WI

Investigative Reporting

News 3 Now Investigates: The State of Hate
WISC-TV
Madison, WI

News Documentary

KELOLAND Investigates Cold Cases
KELO-TV
Sioux Falls, SD

News Series

Class During COVID: West Middleton Elementary
WMTV-TV
Madison, WI

Newscast

27 News at 10: Kyle Rittenhouse Not Guilty
WKOW-TV
Madison, WI

Overall Excellence

NBC15 News
WMTV-TV
Madison, WI

Podcast

Making Wisconsin: A History of the Badger State
WMTV-TV
Madison, WI

Sports Reporting

From Farm to Finish Line
WMTV-TV
Madison, WI


Radio

Large Market

Breaking News Coverage

The Waukesha Parade Massacre
News/Talk 1130 WISN
Milwaukee, WI

Continuing Coverage

Daunte Wright Shooting, Protests and Trial
WCCO Radio
Minneapolis, MN

Digital

WPR.org
Wisconsin Public Radio
Madison, WI

Excellence in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Listen MKE
WUWM-FM (in partnership with Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee PBS and Milwaukee Public Library)
Milwaukee, WI

Excellence in Innovation

WHYsconsin
Wisconsin Public Radio
Madison, WI

Excellence in Sound

Wisconsin’s Uli Percussion Takes on the Art & Science of Making Cowbells
WUWM-FM
Milwaukee, WI

Feature Reporting

Healing Through Ink
Newsradio WTMJ
Milwaukee, WI

Hard News

Paper Mill Closures Drove a Bust for Northwoods Loggers, and Some are Leaving the Industry

Wisconsin Public Radio
Milwaukee, WI

News Series

Policing in Wisconsin
WUWM-FM
Milwaukee, WI

Newscast

WCCO Drivetime News
WCCO Radio
Minneapolis, MN

Overall Excellence

WCCO Overall Excellence
WCCO Radio
Minneapolis, MN

Podcast

WPR Reports: Mapped Out
Wisconsin Public Radio
Milwaukee, WI

Small Market

Continuing Coverage

Minot 10 Years After the Flood
Prairie Public Broadcasting
Bismarck, ND

Digital

SDPB News Digital
South Dakota Public Broadcasting
Sioux Falls, SD

Excellence in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

LNI Art Show Highlights Student Artists and Attracts Interior Secretary Haaland for a Visit
South Dakota Public Broadcasting
Sioux Falls, SD

Feature Reporting

Skating on Thin Ice
WXPR Public Radio
Rhinelander, WI

Hard News

Survey Says South Dakotans Support Expanding Public Medical Programs
South Dakota Public Broadcasting
Sioux Falls, SD

Investigative Reporting

Questioning the Ability to Lead
WXPR Public Radio
Rhinelander, WI

News Documentary

The Return of Native Children’s Remains from Federal Boarding Schools
South Dakota Public Broadcasting
Sioux Falls, SD

News Series

The 2021 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
South Dakota Public Broadcasting
Sioux Falls, SD

Newscast

Noon News Broadcast
KROX Radio
Crookston, MN

Overall Excellence

SDPB News
South Dakota Public Broadcasting
Sioux Falls, SD