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KWWL named best newscast in Iowa

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AMES (KWWL) -- KWWL has been named the best newscast in Iowa by the Iowa Broadcast News Association.

KWWL competed against other large market TV stations in Iowa, submitting content that aired during 2008. In addition to the best newscast honor, KWWL also won the following categories:

POLITICAL COVERAGE

1st place: "Decision 2008", KWWL News Team, KWWL

EXCELLENCE IN WRITING

3rd place: "Compilation", Sunny Layne, KWWL

SPECIAL CATEGORY #2: FLOOD/TORNADO FEATURE

1st place: "The Journey Home", John Wilmer, KWWL

SPECIAL CATEGORY #3: FLOOD/TORNADO EXCELLENCE IN REPORTING

1st place: "More than a Game", Jason Mortvedt, KWWL

2nd place: "Rising Waters", Chris Hussey & Phil Hunt, KWWL

BEST NEWSCAST

1st place: KWWL, Iowa's News Channel 7

OVERALL EXCELLENCE

3rd place: KWWL, Jon Okerstrom, News Director

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