Excellence in Broadcasting Awards Results

The 2022 Station Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting have been judged, and the results are here. Congratulations to this year’s winners and THANK YOU to everyone who entered. Kansas broadcasters continue to set high standards for our industry.

2022 KAB Stations of the Year

Based on total points for 1st, 2nd, and Honorable Mention (HM)
Stations may begin promoting this award.

Category Station/City
Major Market Television KMBC TV, Kansas City
Large Market Television KWCH TV, Wichita
Medium Market Television WIBW TV, Topeka
Non-Metro Television KOOD TV, Bunker Hill
Large Market Radio KMUW FM, Wichita
Medium Market Radio KANU FM, Lawrence
Small Market Radio KCLY FM, Clay Center

 

Tony Jewell Community Service Award – KMBC TV for “KMBC Community Days” – Kim Rupe and Cara Doyle Wright

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Large Market Radio

A-100 Complete Newscast by local station

1st KFDI FM Wichita October 8th Newscast for KFDI-FM George Lawson
2nd KNSS AM Wichita Steve & Ted June 07 2022 7a hour Steve McIntosh, Ted Woodward, Dan O’Neal, Jad Chambers
HM KMUW FM Wichita 9 a.m. newscast, Nov. 3, 2021 Jonathan Huber
A-101 Hard News Feature/Enterprise Story
1st KMUW FM Wichita 3,000 Kansas kindergartners and untold preschoolers skipped last year. Now they’re behind Suzanne Perez
2nd KCUR Kansas City A private company asked Kansas to hide public information, so the state obliged Celia Llopis-Jepsen
HM KCUR Kansas City The people running Kansas prisons have never seen a staffing crisis this bad Blaise Mesa
A-102 News Feature
1st KMUW FM Wichita For nearly 130 years, this Newton store has offered old-fashioned customer service Suzanne Perez
2nd KMUW FM Wichita Starkly Beautiful: A Kansas doctor details his life at the South Pole Tom Shine
HM KMUW FM Wichita A new documentary sheds light on Louis Armstrong’s secret daughter Carla Eckels
A-103 Spot News
1st KMUW FM Wichita Thousands gather to remember Father Emil Kapaun as he is laid to rest in his native Kansas Suzanne Perez
2nd KMUW FM Wichita A Kansas principal shared a video about speaking up against racism. He was ordered to apologize. Suzanne Perez
HM KMUW FM Wichita County commissioner requests outside investigation into Wichita teen’s death Kylie  Cameron
A-104 Complete Sportscast
1st KNSS AM Wichita KNSS Sportscast April 05 2022 Ted Woodward
2nd WIBW AM Topeka Brendan Dzwierzynski KIN Sports 4/29/22 Brendan Dzwierzynski
HM WIBW AM Topeka Jake Lebahn Sportscast 3/3/22 Jake Lebahn
A-105 Sports Play-by-Play
1st KQAM AM Wichita High School Football- Maize vs. Hays Doug  Downs, Russ Kessler
2nd WIBW AM Topeka Seaman vs Maize State Semifinal Brendan Dzwierzynski
HM 17201 WIBW AM Kansas
A-106 Sports Feature
1st KMUW FM Wichita Wichita Thunder equipment manager keeps hockey uniforms and skates looking sharp Tom Shine
2nd KCUR Kansas City After losing both legs, a Navy SEAL from Topeka became one of the world’s best Paralympians Greg Echlin
HM KMUW FM Wichita Esports pipeline taking shape in Wichita Daniel Caudill
A-107 Complete Severe Weather Coverage
1st KFDI FM Wichita The April 29th Andover Tornado George Lawson, Peyton Sanders, Ross Janssen, Justin Case, Chris Maslen
2nd WIBW AM Topeka Severe Weather Coverage 4/29/22 Britt Zweygardt, Steve Hamilton
HM KNSS AM Wichita Operation Stormwatch April 29 2022 Ted Woodward, Dan O’Neal, Dan Holiday, Tony Duesing, Steve McIntosh
A-108 Commercial :60 Seconds or less
1st KSAJ FM Topeka High Torque Racing – Malevolent Squirrels Tim Kolling, Steve Castello
2nd WIBW FM Topeka Midland Care – Billy Celebration Jennifer Friedley, Dan Lindquist, Tim Kolling, Steve Castello, David Tangman
HM KSAJ FM Topeka High Torque Racing – Independence Day Steve Castello, Tim Kolling
A-109 Public Service Announcement
1st KMAJ FM Topeka Helping Hands Humane Society PSA – KMAJ FM Robert Elfman, Revonda Hurt
2nd KMAJ FM Topeka Bowling for Boobies PSA – KMAJ FM Robert Elfman, Shawn Knight, Angie Stevens
HM KMUW FM Wichita Next Up: WAM’s Art Chatter is 10 years old, and it’s still going strong Jordan Kirtley, Fletcher Powell
A-110 Station Promotion Announcement
1st KNSS AM Wichita Operation Stormwatch Promo Tony Duesing
2nd KQAM AM Wichita HANK FM- Tracy Byrd Promotion Trace  Taul
HM KMAJ FM Topeka Galentine’s Day Promo 1 – KMAJ FM Amber Lee, Lisa Keys
A-111 Public Affairs Program
1st KQAM AM Wichita Mid America Ag Network- Ag Outlook 2022 Andy  Hooser
2nd KMUW FM Wichita Engage ICT: Covid Community Update Sarah Jane Crespo, Haley Crowson
HM KNSS AM Wichita ISSUES 2022 June 19 2022 Steve Mcintosh, Tony Duesing
A-112 Special Program
1st KMUW FM Wichita Books & Whatnot: Summertime reading has arrived Suzanne Perez, Beth Golay, Haley Crowson, Karlee Cooper, Jonathan Huber
2nd KQAM AM Wichita Kansas Talk Andy Hooser
A-113 DJ Personality Aircheck
1st KDVV FM Topeka Robert Elfman Show on V100 Robert Elfman
2nd KMAJ FM Topeka Shawn Knight Show Shawn Knight
HM WIBW FM Topeka Jim Daniels DJ Aircheck Jim Daniels
A-114 Editorial/Commentary
1st KQAM AM Wichita The Voice of Reason Andy Hooser
2nd KMUW FM Wichita I don’t love WAM’s new ‘Living History’ piece. But you should decide for yourself Curt Clonts, Beth Golay, Lu Anne Stephens
A-115 Station Website
1st KMUW FM Wichita KMUW website Hugo Phan, Beth  Golay, Jordan Kirtley, Karlee Cooper
2nd KNSS AM Wichita knssradio.com Staff
A-137 Excellence In Diversity/Equity/Inclusion News
1st KMUW FM Wichita David Parks looks back on the legacy of ‘Shaft’ Carla Eckels
2nd KMUW FM Wichita Nicodemus Celebrates Heritage With 143rd Homecoming Carla Eckels, Katelynn  McIlwain, Sam  Eckels
HM KCUR Kansas City Kansas foster families say attorneys representing foster kids in court are failing those children Blaise Mesa
A-139 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Storytelling
1st KMUW FM Wichita Overworked former Kansas teacher has ‘nothing left to give’ public schools and she’s not alone Suzanne Perez
2nd KMUW FM Wichita Thousands gather to remember Father Emil Kapaun as he is laid to rest in his native Kansas Suzanne Perez, Tom Shine, Hugo Phan, Brian Grimmett
HM KMUW FM Wichita Starkly Beautiful: A Kansas doctor details his life at the South Pole Tom Shine
A-142 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Promotional or Commercial Announcements
1st KSAJ FM Topeka Envista Home Equity Tim Kolling, Steve Castello, Dan Lindquist, Ashley Schmidt
A-143 Morning Show
1st KMAJ FM Topeka Majic Morning Show with Knight & Norwood Shawn Knight, Danielle Norwood
2nd KQAM AM Wichita Your Morning News John  Wright
HM KNSS AM Wichita Steve & Ted Montage 2022 Steve Mcintosh, Ted Woodward, Jad Chambers
A-143 Commercial Campaign – Series
1st KSAJ FM Topeka High Torque Racing Series Tim Kolling, Steve Castello
A-144 Station Excellence
1st KMUW FM Wichita KMUW Station of Excellence Letter Debra Fraser

Medium Market Radio

B-100 Complete Newscast by local station

1st KANU FM Lawrence All Things Considered News with Laura Lorson (KAB 2022) Laura  Lorson
2nd KANU FM Lawrence All Things Considered News with J. Schafer (KAB 2022) J. Schafer
HM KAYS AM Hays Morning News Update Becky  Kiser
B-101 Hard News Feature/Enterprise Story
1st KANZ FM Garden City How a meatpacking plant changed one Kansas town 40 years ago and left a Colorado community behind David Condos
2nd KANZ FM Garden City Kansas Needs To Hurry To Stop An Invasive Grass From Changing The Prairie Forever David Condos
HM KANU FM Lawrence Kansas Governor Promotes $1 Billion Incentives Package to Attract Mystery Manufacturer Jim McLean
B-102 News Feature
1st KANZ FM Garden City Even competitive hunting can’t stop coyotes from thriving in Kansas David Condos
2nd KFEQ St Joseph Peterson Brothers Journal – KFEQ Brent  Martin, Dionne Bertling
HM KVOE AM Emporia Feel Good Friday_Izaac On The Spot Chuck Samples
B-103 Spot News
1st KANU FM Lawrence Right-Wing Extremism Has Been Taking Root in Rural Kansas for Decades Jim McLean
2nd KANZ FM Garden City Kansas ranchers face a long road to recovery after devastating wildfires David Condos
HM KSDB FM Manhattan New Sunset Zoo Exhibit Dawson Wagner
B-104 Complete Sportscast by local station
1st KMAN AM Manhattan KMAN’s Morning Sports Troy Coverdale
2nd KSDB FM Manhattan 2021 K-State vs Iowa State FB Postgame Kolby Van Camp
HM KJLS FM Hays Mix 103 Morning Sports Jonathan Zweygardt
B-105 Sports Play-by-Play
1st KJLS FM Hays Fort Hays State Basketball Gerard Wellbrock
2nd KFIX FM Hays Hays High v Free State Dustin Armbruster
HM KINA AM Salina SES BB Girls Hugoton Devin Hanney
B-106 Sports Feature
1st KANU FM Lawrence It’s Rodeo Season in Kansas and a Rodeo Museum May Be in the Works Greg  Echlin, J.  Schafer (Editor)
2nd KANU FM Lawrence A Man with a Tail, a Crown and a ‘Dream Job’ as the Royals’ Mascot Jim McLean
HM KANU FM Lawrence Kansas Jayhawks Seek Revenge in 16th Final Four Appearance Greg Echlin, J. Schafer (Editor)
B-107 Complete Severe Weather Coverage
1st KMAN AM Manhattan Riley County Tornado Steven Shaffur, Troy Coverdale, Brandon Peoples
2nd KSDB FM Manhattan June Storm Complete Severe Weather Coverage Ian Punnett, Dawson Wagner, H. Hailey Case, Jacob Cummings
HM KVOE AM Emporia June 11th – Tornado Warnings Ron Thomas, Chuck Samples, Tagan Trahoon
B-108 Commercial :60 Seconds or less
1st KVOE AM Emporia Bluestem Farm and Ranch Supply – Grills, Grills, Grills Sean Thornton, Scott Hayes, Michelle Boyce
2nd KHOK FM Great Bend Miller Time Fried Chicken Special Phil  Grossardt, Shannon Stafford
HM KXDG FM Joplin All Dogs Dream – Meet & Greet Bobby Wilkerson, Chris Hayes
B-109 Public Service Announcement
1st KMAN AM Manhattan Prevent Scams Steven Shaffur, Mitch Fortner
2nd KESJ FM St Joseph Gregg Lynn’s Christmas For Kids Toy Drive – KESJ Gregg Lynn
HM KANU FM Lawrence Stopping the Coronavirus Starts with Me and You Kaye McIntyre, KPR Staff
B-110 Station Promotion Announcement
1st KESJ FM St Joseph April Fuels – KESJ Gregg Lynn, Dave Lee
2nd KSDB FM Manhattan Wildcat 91.9 Donate Now!/Opera Ian Punnett, Kolby Van Camp, Jacob Cummings, Dawson Wagner
HM KXBZ FM Manhattan Have Yourself a Keith Urban Christmas Chris Swick
B-111 Public Affairs Program
1st KANU FM Lawrence KPR Presents: A Remembrance of Bob Dole Kaye McIntyre
2nd KLWN AM Lawrence How to always be happy, even when life is tough! Rabbi Zalman  Tiechtel , Joel Becker
HM KWBW AM Hutchinson In Touch With Hutch Nick Gosnell
B-112 Special Program
1st KANU FM Lawrence Conversations: “The Sleep Deprived Teen” Dan Skinner
2nd KSDB FM Manhattan Wildstock 2021 Concert Special Claire Todd, Ian Punnett, Max Lansdowne
HM KVGB AM Great Bend Melissa Manchester Feature Phil Grossardt, Scott  Donovan
B-113 DJ Personality Aircheck
1st KKSW FM Lawrence Cruise Control Beth Cruise, Sara  The Intern
2nd KHOK FM Great Bend Phil G Phil Grossardt
HM KJCK FM Junction City The Power Morning Show Rick Thomas
B-114 Editorial/Commentary
1st KANZ FM Garden City The Question Is–HPPR Radio Readers Book Byte Kathleen  Holt, Miriam Scott, Beata McCall
2nd KANU FM Lawrence Thinking of Baseball in the Cold of Winter and Remembering a Kansas Great Rex Buchanan
B-115 Station Website
1st KZRG AM Joplin News Talk KZRG Jason Dittmer
2nd KANU FM Lawrence KansasPublicRadio.org KPR Staff , Danny  Mantyla
HM KVOE AM Emporia KVOE.com Erren Harter, Chuck Samples, Tagan Trahoon, Greg Rahe, Scott Hayes
B-137 Excellence In Diversity/Equity/Inclusion News
1st KANU FM Lawrence Conversations: “What’s Up with White Women? – Unpacking Sexism and White Privilege in Pursuit of Racial Justice” Dan Skinner
2nd KANZ FM Garden City Even in the most Hispanic cities in Kansas, getting elected as a Latina is an uphill battle David Condos
HM KANU FM Lawrence Conversations: “Forever Boy: A Mother’s Memoir of Autism and Finding Joy” Dan Skinner
B-139 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Storytelling
1st KANU FM Lawrence The KPR Presents Book Club: The Queen’s Gambit Kaye McIntyre
2nd KSDB FM Manhattan Wildcat 91.9 WTC Fiber Cup Ian Punnett, Tom Hallaq, Jacob Cummings, Daniel Lopez
HM KANU FM Lawrence The KPR Presents Book Club: “Sitting Pretty” with Rebekah Taussig Kaye McIntyre
B-142 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Promotional or Commercial Announcements
1st KZRG AM Joplin Bug-A-Way Pest Control Bobby Wilkerson, Jason Dittmer
2nd KSDB FM Manhattan A Very Very Important Public Service Announcement Ian Punnett, Christian Bright, Daniel Lopez
HM KSDB FM Manhattan The Best of Ed, Our Wildcat 91.9 Staff Announcer Dawson Wagner, Jacob Cummings, Ed Weigle, Ian Punnett
B-143 Commercial Campaign – Series
1st KXDG FM Joplin Anderson Car and Tractor – Kubota Envy Michael Johnson, Thom Watts
2nd KZRG AM Joplin Bug-A-Way Pest Control Bobby Wilkerson
HM KXDG FM Joplin Precision Land Services – Legends of Land Clearing Brett James, Bobby Wilkerson, Joel Jarrett, Cody Glaser
B-143 Morning Show
1st KHMY FM Daren Dunn in the Morning Daren Dunn
2nd KHOK FM Great Bend Shannon and Becca in the morning Shannon  Stafford, Becca  Tudor
HM KGGF AM Coffeyville Small World-Bill Small Morning Show-KGGF Bill Small
B-144 Station Excellence
1st KANU FM Lawrence Kansas Public Radio – Winning at Broadcasting Since 1952 KPR Staff
2nd KSDB FM Manhattan Why We Deserve to Win Ian Punnett
HM KHUT FM Station of the Year Country 102.9 Staff

Small Market Radio

C-100 Complete Newscast by local station

1st KCLY FM Clay Center Kansas State News Janet Schnell
2nd KRSL FM Russell KRSL Local News Dec 17 2021 David Elliott
HM KCLY FM Clay Center KCLY Local News Jon Lang
C-101 Hard News Feature/Enterprise Story
1st KCLY FM Clay Center Radio Weather Alerts Janet Schnell
2nd KCLY FM Clay Center Milford Blue Green Algae Jon Lang
HM KCLY FM Clay Center Legislative Update Jon Lang
C-102 News Feature
1st KJIL FM Meade Blood Emergency Delvin Kinser
2nd KCLY FM Clay Center Lincoln Logs Janet Schnell
HM KCLY FM Clay Center Mural Contest Janet Schnell
C-103 Spot News
1st KRSL FM Russell 2021 General Election Report David Elliott
2nd KRSL FM Russell Russell County Emergency Manager Keith Haberer About 4-County Fire – 12-16-21 Erik Stone
HM KCLY FM Clay Center Justin Tadtman Insurance Janet Schnell
C-104 Complete Sportscast by local station
1st KDNS FM Glen Elder KD COUNTRY 94 SPORTS Dusty Deines
2nd KRSL FM Russell KRSL Morning Sports 6-23-22 Erik Stone
HM KRDQ FM Colby Rocking M Media Sportscast Ross Volkmer
C-105 Sports Play-by-Play
1st KRDQ FM Colby Golden Plains vs Wheatland-Grinnell Sub-State Championship Dan Lucero
2nd KDNS FM Glen Elder 2022 8-MAN DI ALL STAR GAME Wade Gerstner, Todd Clover, Dusty Deines
HM KNZA FM Hiawatha Girls 1A State Basketball Centralia vs. Pretty Prairie Brandon Tadtman
C-106 Sports Feature
1st KJIL FM Meade Super Bowl Gospel Delvin Kinser
2nd KNZA FM Hiawatha Friday Night Fever Brandon Tadtman, Jonny Kane
HM KRSL FM Russell Luke Keller Interview David Elliott
C-107 Complete Severe Weather Coverage
1st KJIL FM Meade April 29th Tornado Coverage Craig McDonald
2nd KRSL FM Russell June 5 2022 Storms #1 David Elliott
HM KRSL FM Russell Russell Co Storms 6-23-22 Erik Stone, David Elliott
C-108 Commercial :60 Seconds or less
1st KOFO AM Ottawa KOFO – Eastern Kansas Auction Barn/Tommy Audrey Lintner, Don  Carpenter, Tommy  Lintner
2nd KKOY FM Chanute Katy Golf Club – Daylight Savings Time Gene Morrow
HM KINZ FM Chanute Haunted Hay Maze – We Are Back! Gene Morrow
C-109 Public Service Announcement
1st KJRL FM Abilene Emmanuel Church Escape Room Linda Emig
2nd KLKC FM Parsons Kiwanis Pancake Day Tracy Gilmore, Matt Boehmer
C-110 Station Promotion Announcement
1st KJIL FM Meade KJIL Team 360 Patrick Green
2nd KJRL FM Abilene KJIL 30th Anniversary Rewind 1996 Craig McDonald
HM KJRL FM Abilene Summer Splash 2022 Craig McDonald
C-111 Public Affairs Program
1st KCLY FM Clay Center On the Front Porch with Reuben Langat Phil Kasper
2nd KRSL FM Russell US Senator Jerry Moran about Bob Dole 12-10-21 Erik Stone
HM KRSL FM Russell Duke Strobel Interview David Elliott
C-112 Special Program
1st KJIL FM Meade KJIL Listener Choice Awards Craig McDonald
2nd KCLY FM Clay Center On the Front Porch:  K-State Band, Frank Tracz Rocky Downing
HM KDNS FM Glen Elder THE FOOTBALL EXPRESS Wade Gerstner, Dusty Deines, Todd Clover
C-113 DJ Personality Aircheck
1st KJRL FM Abilene Drive at 5 with Craig Craig McDonald
2nd KCLY FM Clay Center Vinyl Years:  1984 Rocky Downing
HM KJIL FM Meade Patrick Green Patrick Green
C-114 Editorial/Commentary
1st KCLY FM Clay Center The Downing Report:  Flintstones Rocky Downing
2nd KJRL FM Abilene It’s Pretty Simple Linda Emig
C-115 Station Website
1st KDNS FM Glen Elder KD Country 94.com Derek Nester, Dusty Deines
2nd KNZA FM Hiawatha MSC News Website All Staff
HM KJIL FM Meade KJIL.com Blake Carter
C-139 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Storytelling
1st KCLY FM Clay Center Storm Trooper Spotted in Clay Center Janet Schnell, Bethaney Phillips
2nd KCLY FM Clay Center Update on Progress of the Horse Soldier Monument in Washington County Jon Lang, Bethaney Phillips
HM KCLY FM Clay Center Abilene, KS looking to have World’s Largest Belt Buckle Jon Lang, Bethaney Phillips
C-142 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Promotional or Commercial Announcements
1st KJIL FM Meade KJIL Valentine’s Photo Contest Craig McDonald, Blake Carter, Patrick Green
2nd KCLY FM Clay Center SUNFLOWER MERCANTILE CAMPAIGN Bethaney Phillips, Joyce Beck, Jamie Bloom
HM KCLY FM Clay Center Big Lakes is Hiring Robin Sherbert, Garla Pierson, Bethaney Phillips
C-143 Morning Show
1st KCLY FM Clay Center Mornings with Rocky and James Rocky Downing, Jamie Bloom
C-144 Station Excellence
1st KRSL FM Russell KRSL Russell Radio – More Than Your Local Radio Station Mike McKenna
2nd KCLY FM Clay Center KCLY-FM KCLY Staff
C-S-113 DJ Personality Aircheck – SPANISH
1st KSSA FM GARDEN CITY EL SHOW DEL JAGUAR JULIO MARTINEZ

Spanish Medium Market Radio

B-S-113 DJ Personality Aircheck – SPANISH
1st KSSA FM Garden City EL SHOW DEL JAGUAR Julio Martinez

 

Major Market TV

A-120 Prime Newscast

1st KCTV TV Kansas City KCTV5 Newscast Rhett Eisenberg, Carolyn  Long
2nd KMBC TV Kansas City KMBC 9 News at 6pm, May 12, 2022 Ciera White
HM KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB Prime Newscast Anna Carleton, Curtis  Hancock, Dia Wall, Kevin Holmes
A-121 AM/Noon Newscast
1st KMBC TV Kansas City KMBC 9 First News, November 16, 21 Michael Gant, Patrick Mirch, Allison Derks, Donna Piman, Cody Holyoke
2nd KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB 41 6A newscast from 11/16/21 Jamie  Peters
A-122 Hard News Feature/Enterprise Story
1st KSHB TV Kansas City Trips to Children’s Mercy turn into police investigations Jessica McMaster
2nd KCTV TV Kansas City The City’s Dirty Secrets Nathan Vickers
HM KCTV TV Kansas City “Ungun” Angie Ricono, Greg Milota
A-123 News Feature
1st KSHB TV Kansas City Stage 4 Cancer patient still teaching high school Taylor Hemness, Tim Hellhake
2nd KCTV TV Kansas City His Big, Bushy Beard Nathan  Vickers
HM KSHB TV Kansas City Honoring a hero Cat  Reid, Lisa  McCormick, Rex Harris
A-124 In-Depth News Reporting
1st KMBC TV Kansas City KMBC 9 Investigates: Wrongful Convictions Haley Harrison, Whitney Blake Tyler
2nd KMBC TV Kansas City KMBC 9 Investigates: Kansas Child Sex Abuse Survivors Haley Harrison, Todd Ummelmann, Cara Doyle Wright
HM KCTV TV Kansas City Paola family calls out Buildzoom and Entrepreneurs Angie Ricono, Greg Milota
A-125 Single Topic Event News Coverage
1st KMBC TV Kansas City Olathe East High School Shooting Ciera White, Jennifer Fortier, Donna  Pitman, Kris Ketz
2nd KCTV TV Kansas City KCK mayor under fire for vehicle choice Angie Ricono, Greg Milota
HM KMBC TV Kansas City June 8, 2022- Fast Developing Tornado Nick Bender, Bryan Busby, Martin  Augustine, Donna Pitman, Cody Holyoke
A-126 Sportscast
1st KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB 41 Sportscast Mick Shaffer
A-127 Sports Feature
1st KSHB TV Kansas City Understanding rival fans Mick Shaffer
2nd KCTV TV Kansas City 13 Seconds Nathan  Vickers, Dwain Crispell
HM WDAF TV Kansas City How Four Golfers Integrated KC’s Parks System Sean McDowell
A-128 Weathercast
1st KMBC TV Kansas City KMBC 9 News- First Alert Weather Bryan Busby, Nick Bender, Marnie Ingle
2nd KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB snow day weather Lindsey Anderson, Wes Peery
A-129 Commercial- :60 seconds or less
1st KMBC TV Kansas City Johnson Farms Anniversary Elizabeth Seidel
A-131 Station Promotion Announcement
1st WDAF TV Kansas City FOX4 Weather Testimonial – Pet Project Jill Ballard, Daniel Nelson, Steven Hasvold
2nd WDAF TV Kansas City FOX4 Weather Testimonial – Rancher Christian Mengel, Palmer Davidson
HM KMBC TV Kansas City Unsolved Cases Leah Foster, Jason Holloway
A-132 Station Promotion Campaign
1st KMBC TV Kansas City Unsolved Cases – Campaign Leah Foster, Matt Schepis, Jason Holloway
2nd WDAF TV Kansas City FOX4 Weather Testimonial Campaign 2022 Christian Mengel, Jill Ballard, Daniel Nelson, Steven Hasvold, Carrie Hibbeler
HM WDAF TV Kansas City Keys to the Kingdom Campaign Christian Mengel, Eric Houser, Daniel Nelson
A-133 Special Program
1st KMBC TV Kansas City KMBC 9 Chronicle: The Skywalk Tapes Haley Harrison, Turner Twyman, Cara Doyle Wright, Todd Ummelmann
2nd KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB 41: Black history in KC Jon  Rehagen, Kevin Holmes
HM KCTV TV Kansas City Kingdom Comeback Jared  Koller, Neal Jones
A-134 Station Website
1st KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB 41 News Website Sam Hartle
2nd KCTV TV Kansas City KCTV5 Greg  Dailey, Zoe Brown, Shain  Bergan, Nick  Sloan
HM WDAF TV Kansas City www.fox4kc.com Andrew Lynch, Makenzie Koch, Heidi Schmidt, Maribel Molina, Juan Cisneros
A-136 Recurring Program
1st KMBC TV Kansas City KMBC 9-Heart of the Matter Cody Holyoke, Michael Gant, Susannah Brogan, Joe Ballard
2nd KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB Countdown to kickoff Nick  Jacobs, Mick Shaffer, Hayley Lewis, Aaron Ladd, McKenzie Nelson
A-138 Excellence In Diversity/Equity/Inclusion News
1st KMBC TV Kansas City Poject CommUNITY- LGBTQ+ Pride Month Haley Harrison, Emily Holwick, Donna Pitman, Matt Evans, Rachel Coleman
2nd KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB 41: A voice for everyone Callie  Counsellor , Megan  Abundis, Dan  Cohen, Leslie DelasBour, Sarah  Plake
A-140 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Storytelling
1st WDAF TV Kansas City Kansas City’s Rooftops Hold Hidden Oases Kevin Barry, Brianna Lanham
2nd WDAF TV Kansas City Slow Police Response Times John Holt, Brianna Lanham
HM KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB 41 News: Hyatt Regency Disaster Sam Hartle, Matthew Waggoner
A-141 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Promotional or Commercial Announcements
1st WDAF TV Kansas City FOX4 Love-a-thon Carrie Hibbeler, Kelly Hicks, Michele Allen
A-145 Station Excellence
1st KMBC TV Kansas City KMBC/KCWE Dan O’Donnell, Justin Antoniotti
2nd WDAF TV Kansas City Fox4 Kansas City
HM KSHB TV Kansas City KSHB 41: A voice for Kansas Kathleen Choal, Matt Waggoner, Sam  Hartle, Aaron  Liversedge

Large Market TV

B-120 Prime Newscast

1st KWCH TV Wichita KWCH 10PM News Andrew  Shores, Michael  Schwanke, Ross  Janssen, Anna  Auld, Shawn  Logging
2nd KSNW TV Wichita KSN News at 6, June 6 KSN News Team
HM KAKE TV Wichita KAKE News at 10pm May 12, 2022 Stephanie Cathey, KAKE News Team
B-121 AM/Noon Newscast
1st KWCH TV Wichita KWCH Morning Show Felicia   Rolfe, Shane   Konicki, Madeline  Schneiders,  Trevor Reichle,  Annie   Lipsett
2nd KAKE TV Wichita Good Morning Kansas 6:30am May 12, 2022 Harrison Hill, KAKE News Team
HM KSNW TV Wichita Kansas Today May 12 KSNW Kansas Today Team
B-122 Hard News Feature/Enterprise Story
1st KWCH TV Wichita Answers For Aaron Alex Flippin, George Taylor
2nd KWCH TV Wichita Logan’s Story Natalie  Davis, Tim Steinert
HM KSNW TV Wichita Reunited: Victim meets the woman who helped her Jessica  Watson
B-123 News Feature
1st KWCH TV Wichita Free Haircuts George Taylor
2nd KWCH TV Wichita Bus Stop Kid Hailey  Tucker
HM KSNW TV Wichita Christmas Lady returns, decorates in honor of late husband Don Hall Emily Younger, Merry  Murray
B-124 In-Depth News Reporting
1st KAKE TV Wichita Dumping Parolees Deb Farris, Andy Duffy
2nd KWCH TV Wichita Burning Through Your Money Alex  Flippin, George Taylor
HM KWCH TV Wichita Money Mule 1 and 2 Alex Flippin, George Taylor
B-125 Single Topic Event News Coverage
1st KWCH TV Wichita Andover Tornado KWCH News Team
2nd KSNW TV Wichita Andover Tornado KSN News Team
HM KAKE TV Wichita Andover Tornado 2022 KAKE News Team
B-126 Sportscast
1st KWCH TV Wichita KU Victory KWCH Sports Team
2nd KSNW TV Wichita Sportscast: Live from state softball tournament Zach  Martin
HM KAKE TV Wichita KAKE’s Friday Football Blitz November 12, 2021 Chris Lilly, Sully Engels, Kelly Burkhart
B-127 Sports Feature
1st KWCH TV Wichita Wheelchair Basketball Hailey  Tucker
2nd KAKE TV Wichita The Bengal in Beloit: Scott Fulhage Sully Engels
HM KWCH TV Wichita Racer Returns Chelsea  Croft
B-128 Weathercast
1st KWCH TV Wichita KWCH Weather KWCH Weather Team
2nd KSNW TV Wichita KSN Storm Track 3 Weather with Chief Meteorologist Lisa Teachman Lisa Teachman
HM KAKE TV Wichita Wicked Winds December 15, 2021 Frank Waugh
B-129 Commercial- :60 seconds or less
1st KAKE TV Wichita Enchanted Mermaid Lester Rowe
2nd KWCH TV Wichita Don Hattan More Than A Job Eddie Gilmer
HM KAKE TV Wichita Big Fish Bail Bonds Tim May
B-130 Commercial Series
1st KAKE TV Wichita Wichita Children’s Theatre Lester Rowe
2nd KAKE TV Wichita Wichita Wind Surge Tim May, Lester Rowe
HM KAKE TV Wichita Hero Haven Lester Rowe
B-131 Station Promotion Announcement
1st KAKE TV Wichita KAKE.com Mental Health Resource Center Lester Rowe, Jessica Crawford, Paul Meister
2nd KWCH TV Wichita Fact Finder 12 – Warehouse Daniel Wise, Dominic Gauna, Eddie  Gilmer
HM KSNW TV Wichita WeatheRate, 4 Years In a Row Chuck Lohf, Karen Hager
B-132 Station Promotion Campaign
1st KWCH TV Wichita Storm Team 12 –  February Winter Storm Cassadie Davis, Eddie Gilmer
2nd KSNW TV Wichita KSN News 3 Filmstrip Campaign Chuck Lohf, Connor Freund, Karen Hager
HM KAKE TV Wichita Trust Aaron Lair, Blake Ellis, Bret Preheim
B-133 Special Program
1st KSNW TV Wichita KSN News Special:  Remembering Bob Dole KSN News Team
2nd KWCH TV Wichita Wichita Cold Case Alex  Flippin, George  Taylor
HM KAKE TV Wichita 65 Minutes: A Greensburg Story Lester Rowe, Annette Lawless, Jay Prater, Tim May, KAKE News
B-134 Station Website
1st KAKE TV Wichita KAKE.com Paul Meister
2nd KWCH TV Wichita KWCH Angela  Smith, Jeff Lutz, Matt HeilMan, Abbey Higginbotham
HM KSNW TV Wichita KSN.com KSN Digital
B-136 Recurring Program
1st KSNW TV Wichita Good Day Kansas 2022 Greg  McFadden , Jillian  Carroll, Avery  Osen, Jazmin Perez, GDK Commercial Producers
2nd KAKE TV Wichita Crimestoppers Deb Farris
HM KWCH TV Wichita Eye on Agriculture Brityne Rucker
B-138 Excellence In Diversity/Equity/Inclusion News
1st KAKE TV Wichita Black History Month: Racist Home Covenants Jessica Crawford, Andy Duffy
2nd KWCH TV Wichita Junetta Everett Felicia Rolfe, Rami Dahdal
HM KSNW TV Wichita KSN News Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion KSN News Team
B-140 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Storytelling
1st KAKE TV Wichita Missing in Kansas Annette Lawless, Paul Meister, KAKE News Team
2nd KAKE TV Wichita 65 Minutes: A Greensburg Story Lester Rowe, Annette Lawless, Tim May, Paul Meister, KAKE News
HM KSNW TV Wichita Remembering Bob Dole KSN News
B-141 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Promotional or Commercial Announcements
1st KSNW TV Wichita Get Social – In Our Community Karen Hager, Chuck Lohf, Connor Freund
2nd KSNW TV Wichita Get Social – Talent Karen Hager, Chuck Lohf, Connor Freund
HM KSNW TV Wichita Get Social – Alerts Connor Freund, Chuck Lohf, Karen Hager
B-145 Station Excellence
1st KWCH TV Wichita KWCH KWCH Team
2nd KSNW TV Wichita KSN Station Excellence KSN News Team
HM KAKE TV Wichita KAKE – Station Excellence Mike  Rajewski, Aaron Lair, David  Williams

Medium Market TV

C-120 Prime Newscast

1st WIBW TV  Topeka 13 NEWS at 6 13 NEWS Team
2nd KSNT TV Topeka 27 News Working For You May 12, 6pm 27 News Team
C-121 AM/Noon Newscast
1st WIBW TV  Topeka 13 NEWS This Morning 13 NEWS Team
2nd KSNT TV Topeka 27 News Working For You June 6, 6am 27 News Team
C-122 Hard News Feature/Enterprise Story
1st WIBW TV  Topeka #shotfor7 Melissa Brunner, Doug Brown
2nd KSNT TV Topeka The Woman She Was Trying To Help Matthew  Johnstone
HM WIBW TV  Topeka Damon’s Purpose Melissa Brunner, Doug Brown
C-123 News Feature
1st WIBW TV  Topeka Tackling the Nursing Shortage Melissa Brunner, Doug Brown
2nd KSNT TV Topeka Sanitarium McKenzi Davis
HM KODE TV Joplin Robert Corn retires from Charlie’s Chicken after 15 years Mike Olmstead
C-124 In-Depth News Reporting
1st WIBW TV  Topeka Kansas Cold Case Deck Melissa Brunner, Doug Brown
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka 9/11: 20 Years Later 13 NEWS Team
HM KSNT TV Topeka Family Feud Rebekah  Chung
C-125 Single Topic Event News Coverage
1st WIBW TV  Topeka KU Wins National Championship 13 NEWS Team
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka June 11 Tornadoes 13 NEWS Team
HM KSNT TV Topeka 5 Arrests In 5 Months James Ryan, Mark Feuerborn
C-126 Sportscast
1st WIBW TV  Topeka Kansas Prep Zone Marleah Campbell, Mitchel Summers, Bryan Grabauskas, Joseph Hennessy
2nd KSNT TV Topeka Football Frenzy 27 Sports Team
C-127 Sports Feature
1st WIBW TV  Topeka For Mom Mitchel Summers
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka Resilience lifts gym owner through adversity Marleah Campbell, Jovarie Downing
HM KSNT TV Topeka What A Touchdown Glenn Kinley
C-128 Weathercast
1st KOAM TV Pittsburg Weather Update with Doug Heady 6:00pm 5-17 Doug Heady
2nd KSNT TV Topeka Storm Track Weather Matt Miller
HM WIBW TV  Topeka Jeremy Goodwin’s Weather Jeremy Goodwin
C-129 Commercial- :60 seconds or less
1st WIBW TV  Topeka Flint Hills Tech In-Demand Fields Dave Uhler, Al Bonner
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka Stumpy’s Smoked Cheese Dave Uhler, Bob Lorson
HM KSNT TV Topeka Wings Etc. “Just The Ticket” Randall Mitchell, Tyler Rea
C-130 Commercial Series
1st WIBW TV  Topeka Chavez Restoration & Cleaning – We Choose Chavez! Dave Uhler, James Ramos
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka Lewis Toyota – Why Buy Lewis? Dave Uhler, Maggie  Mahood
HM KSNT TV Topeka Prellwitz Construction Randall Mitchell, Tracy Smith, Greg Williams
C-131 Station Promotion Announcement
1st KSNT TV Topeka Living Local Eileen McCaffrey, Tracy Smith, Keith Horinek
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka WIBW First Alert Weather Team – Stay Alert Dave Uhler, Jeremy Goodwin, Doug Meyers, Thomas Schmidt
HM WIBW TV  Topeka WIBW First Alert Weather – June POP Dave Uhler, Jeremy Goodwin, Doug Meyers, Thomas Schmidt
C-132 Station Promotion Campaign
1st WIBW TV  Topeka WIBW Sports Coverage of Kansas Jayhawks in New Orleans Dave Uhler, Marleah Campbell, Mitchel Summers
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka 13 News Starts Now! On Demand… Your Way! Dave Uhler, Chris Fisher
HM WIBW TV  Topeka WIBW – Your Back To Education Station Dave Uhler, Melissa Brunner, Ralph Hipp,  Alyssa Willetts, Jared Broyles
C-133 Special Program
1st WIBW TV  Topeka Remembering Bob Dole: Soldier. Statesman. Kansan. 13 NEWS Team
2nd KSNT TV Topeka Ready For Winter 27 News Storm Track Weather Team
HM KSNT TV Topeka Kansas’ Bob Dole: An American Life Bob Beatty, Mark Feuerborn
C-134 Station Website
1st KOAM TV Pittsburg KOAM News Now website Stacie  Strader, Andre Louque
2nd KSNT TV Topeka KSNT.com 27 News Digital Team
HM WIBW TV  Topeka WIBW.com 13 NEWS Team
C-136 Recurring Program
1st KTMJ TV Topeka FOX 43 AM Live FOX 43 AM Live Team
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka The Drive Tim Fitzgerald, Scott Chasen, Aaron Finster
C-138 Excellence In Diversity/Equity/Inclusion News
1st KSNT TV Topeka Comparing Mask Mandates To The Holocaust Rebekah  Chung
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka Title IX at 50 Marleah Campbell
HM WIBW TV  Topeka Saving the Nick Chiles Buildings Danielle Martin, Eric Ives
C-140 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Storytelling
1st WIBW TV  Topeka Remembering Bob Dole 13 NEWS Team
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka Severe Weather Coverage 13 NEWS Team
HM WIBW TV  Topeka Jayhawks Win National Championship 13 NEWS Team
C-141 Excellence In Multimedia/Digital Promotional or Commercial Announcements
1st KSNT TV Topeka KSNT 27 News Mobile App Eileen McCaffrey, Tracy Smith, KSNT 27 News Team
2nd WIBW TV  Topeka 13News Starts Now! On Demand… Your Way! Dave Uhler
HM WIBW TV  Topeka WIBW First Alert – Safe and Informed Wherever You Are Dave Uhler
C-145 Station Excellence
1st WIBW TV  Topeka WIBW-TV WIBW-TV
2nd KSNT TV Topeka Working for You 27 KSNT Staff

Non-Metro Market TV

D-124  In-Depth News Reporting

1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill Real Ag: The Pandemic Effect Matthew Campbell
2nd KOOD TV Bunker Hill Real Ag: Government Policy Matthew Campbell
HM KOOD TV Bunker Hill A Conversation with Lynn Rogers Smoky Hills PBS Staff
D-125 Single Topic Event News Coverage
1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill Smoky Hills Writers Contest Winners Matthew Campbell
D_127 Sports Feature
1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill 3-2-1A State Wrestling Recap Les Kinderknecht
D-129 Commercial- :60 seconds or less
1st KSNC TV Wichita Auto Collision Specialists – Hail 2022 Myron Wedel
2nd KSNC TV Wichita Hammeke Electric – Security Systems Myron Wedel
HM KUPK TV Garden City Garden City Auto Parts – Farm Truck Tom Cook, Tim May
D-130 Commerical Series
1st KUPK TV Garden City Appliance and Furniture Mart Tim May
2nd KUPK TV Garden City McPherson Downtown Groups Brad Wright
D-131 Station Promotion Announcement
1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill Mildred Janzen DAR Award Matthew Campbell
2nd KOOD TV Bunker Hill 3-2-1A State Wrestling Recap Les Kinderknecht
HM KOOD TV Bunker Hill 3-2-1A State Wrestling Les Kinderknecht
D-132 Station Promotion Campaign
1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill Family Fun Day Matthew Campbell
1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill A Conversation with Bob Davis Les Kinderknecht
D-134 Station Website
1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill Smoky Hills PBS Amanda Smith
D-136 Recurring Program
1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill Doctors On Call Smoky Hills PBS Staff
D-145 Station Excellence
1st KOOD TV Bunker Hill Smoky Hills PBS Station of Excellence Smoky Hills PBS

Spanish Major Market TV

A-S-122 Hard News Feature/Enterprise Story – SPANISH
1st KSNW-Spanish Wichita Herencia Hispana Sam Montero, Andrea Herrera
A-S-126 Sportscast – SPANISH
1st KSNW-Spanish Wichita Wichita Wind Surge Andrea Herrera, Sam Montero
A-S-129 Commercial- :60 seconds or less – SPANISH
1st KSNW-Spanish Wichita El Papa Pollo – August 2021 Myron Wedel
2nd KSNW-Spanish Wichita Sedgwick County Sheriff – Recruit Dave Thornton