The WZZM 13 team took home Emmy awards in seven categories.
Grand Rapids, MI- WZZM 13, the Gannett owned ABC station in Grand Rapids, Michigan is extremely honored to take home the most Michigan NATAS (National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences) Emmy Awards in the Grand Rapids / Kalamazoo / Battle Creek market!
It was a night of celebration for WZZM 13 at the 34th Annual NATAS Award Ceremony held Saturday, June 16th at the Motor City Casino in Detroit, MI.
We are honored to have our people and their work recognized by so many in our industry,"
said Janet Mason, President and General Manager of WZZM 13. "Our journalists go beyond reporting just the facts by capturing the emotions of the people in their stories," adds Mason.
"We are very proud of the work produced by our journalists," said WZZM 13 News Director, Stanton Tang, and these Emmy's reflect the excellence in the reporting and storytelling by our entire news team.
WZZM 13 Emmy Winners:
• Feature News Report - Light Feature: The Meaning of Normal by Andy Sugden
• Education/Schools - Bad Student, Good Teacher by Andy Sugden & Brent Ashcroft
• Sports - News Feature: For the Skin, For the Soul by Andy Sugden
• On Camera Talent - Reporter (General Assignment): Sarah Barwacz
• Photographer - News: Andy Sugden
• Writer - News: Andy Sugden
• Video Journalist: Jon Mills
Click here for a complete list of the 2012 Michigan NATAS Emmy honorees. For more information go to: www.wzzm13.com
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