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WUFT News Wins 8 Murrow Awards

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WUFT News has won eight regional Radio Television Digital News Association Murrow Awards, including overall excellence and best website.

The Murrow Awards, named for legendary newscaster Edward R. Murrow, recognize outstanding achievements in electronic journalism and honor “the spirit of excellence that Edward R. Murrow made a standard for the broadcast news profession.” RTDNA has been bestowing the awards since 1971, and this is the highest number of concurrent awards received by WUFT.

The first place winners include:

WUFT won the recognition in the small market competition for Region 13, which encompasses Florida, Georgia, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. The winners will move on to the national competition in June.

About Matt Sheehan

Matt can be reached by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news@wuft.org.

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