Kalamazoo-Grand Rapids, MI – WWMT

2022 Michigan Association of Broadcasters 

1st Place

  • Breaking News: “South Haven Pier Shooting”- Staff
  • Feature/Use of Medium: “Human Society Expands Foster Care Program in Response to Pandemic”- Chris Yu

2nd Place

  • Investigative Story “Sheriff Investigated for Election Fraud”- Mike Krafcik

    2021 Michigan Association of Broadcasters 

    1st Place

    • Best Photojournalist- Pat Hagan

    2nd Place

    • Continuing Coverage “Kalamazoo Protests”- News Team

    Honoree

    • Media Organization of the Year “State of Mind Mental Health Initiative”- News Team

    2020 Regional EMMYs 

    1st

    • Feature News Report- Light Feature “Jim and the Model T Ford”- Jason Heeres 
    • Feature News Report- Serious Feature “Michigan State Trooper Recovery”- Rachel Glaser

    2020 Michigan Center for Youth Justice

    1st 

    • Youth Justice Award “Lakeside Academy – Impact Reporting”- Mike Krafcik

    2020 National Alliance on Mental Illness (Michigan Chapter)

    1st 

    • Media Award “State of Mind” -Rachel Glaser, Andrew Feather, Mike Krafcik, & Matt Loughrin

    2020 Michigan Association of Broadcasters 

    1st

    • Anchor- Lora Painter
    • Reporter- Mikenzie Frost
    • Mini Documentary/Series “State of Mind”-Rachel Glaser, Andrew Feather, Mike Krafcik, & Matt Loughrin

    2nd 

    • Anchor- Erica Mokay

    2019 Michigan Association of Broadcasters

    1st

    • Best Weathercast- Keith Thompson
    • Best News Reporter- Rachel Glaser

    2019 Associated Press Media Editors

    1st

    • Best News Feature Story “Signing Nurse”- Jake Berent
    • Best Use of Photography- Jason Heeres
    • Best Continuing Coverage “PFAS in Parchment”- WWMT News Staff

    2nd

    • Best Sports Feature Story “Blind Bowler”- Andy Pepper
    • Best Documentary “Suicide Crisis: Breaking the Silence”- Andy Dominianni & Erin Flynn