WBOI News Earns Multiple AP Awards

Apr 17, 2017
Associated Press

Winners of the 2016 Indiana Associated Press Broadcasters Association Contest were announced Saturday, Apr. 15 in Indianapolis.  

The WBOI news team had entries in the large market division, and competed against broadcast organizations in Indianapolis, Chicago, Louisville, East Chicago, Fort Wayne and South Bend metro areas.  

WBOI earned the following awards: 

First Place: Best News Series, "Teen Mental Health," Lisa Ryan 

Courtesy / AJ Mast

WBOI News won two awards in the 2015 Indiana Associated Press Broadcasters Awards competition recognizing excellence in journalism. The winners were announced at a ceremony Saturday in Indianapolis.

The awards:

First Place

"Best Website (Metro Radio)" - Sean Bueter, Virginia Alvino, Katy Anderson

Second Place

"Best Public Affairs Program (Metro Radio)" - Sean Bueter, Virginia Alvino, Katy Anderson