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KWWL takes home 11 IBNA awards in 2015

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From left: KWWL chief photographer Sean O'Neal, reporter Michael Crowe, assistant news director Eric Page, reporter Nikki Newbrough, morning anchor Jerry Gallagher and news director Shane Moreland. From left: KWWL chief photographer Sean O'Neal, reporter Michael Crowe, assistant news director Eric Page, reporter Nikki Newbrough, morning anchor Jerry Gallagher and news director Shane Moreland.
KWWL received 11 awards Saturday at the Iowa Broadcast News Association (IBNA) 2015 Conference.

KWWL took home three First Place awards, including "Overall Excellence" for Large-Market Anchoring, going to KWWL's Ron Steele and Amanda Goodman.

KWWL's Sean O'Neal and Jerry Gallagher took home two First Place awards, one for Photography and another for Feature Reporting.

In Second Place awards, the station received "Overall Excellence" and also "Spot News," going to KWWL's Michael Crowe.

"In-Depth Reporting" in Second Place was handed to Amanda Goodman and Sean O'Neal, while "General News" went to Michael Crowe and Sean O'Neal.

KWWL received Third Place for "Best Newscast." The Steele Report received Third Place for "Public Affairs."

Honorable Mention was given to KWWL's Nikki Newbrough for a story done in "Farm and Agribusiness."

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