Among the most prestigious in broadcast and digital news, the Regional Murrow awards recognize the best electronic journalism produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world.
OPB’s 2018 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards include:
- Excellence in Innovation – “On The Road: ‘As Western As It Gets’ In Southeast Oregon”(Think Out Loud)
- News Documentary – “Represented: Oregon’s Housing Affordability Crisis” (Think Out Loud)
- Excellence in Writing – “Onalaska: A Tiny Washington Town With A Really Big Telescope”
- Website – OPB.org
- Excellence in Video – “Why Eclipses Have Always Fascinated Us”
OPB received the awards in the “Large Market Radio” category for Region 1, which includes Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington.
The RTDNA has been honoring outstanding achievements in electronic journalism with the Edward R. Murrow Awards since 1971. Award recipients demonstrate the spirit of excellence that Murrow set as a standard for the profession of broadcast and digital journalism.
A complete list of the 2015 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards winners can be found at rtdna.org.