Cedar Rapids – KFXA/KGAN

2021 Upper Midwest Emmy Awards

  • Breaking News “The Iowa Derecho”-Staff
  • Weather-Short or Long Form “Marshalltown Tornado: In Their Own Words”- Rebecca Kopleman & Nick Stewart
  • Weather Talent “Nick Stewart Composite”- Nick Stewart

2021 Regional Murrow Awards

1st Place

  • Small Market Television Station: News Documentary “First in the Nation: An Iowa Caucus Special” – Staff

2021 Iowa Broadcast News Association Awards

1st Place

  • Best Sportscast – Grant Becker
  • Spot News “Team Derecho Coverage”- Iowa’s News Now Team
  • General Reporting “Iowa City Protest Video” – Deion Broxton

2nd Place

  • Best Newscast “6pm August 10, 2020” – Iowa’s News Now Team

3rd Place

  • Political Coverage – Nick Weig

2020 Upper Midwest EMMYs

1st Place

  • Weather Program: Special “Rising Waters”- Iowa’s News Now WeatherFirst Team
  • Politics/Government: Program “First in the Nation”- Michael Howell, Nick Weig, Caroline Cummings, & Christopher King 

2020 Iowa Broadcast News Association

1st Place

  • Large Market TV: Feature “Pay It Forward”- Mitch Fick
2nd Place
  • Large Market TV: Weather Coverage “Johnson County Tornado”- WeatherFirst Team
  • Large Market TV: “Sports”- Zach Hanley
  • Large Market TV: “Weekend Newscasts”- Nick Weig
3rd Place
  • Large Market TV: Weather Coverage “Rising Waters”- WeatherFirst Team

2019 Iowa Broadcast News Association

2nd Place

  • Large Market: Farm and Agribusiness: “Food Surplus Affects Farmer” – Eva Anderson, Matt Larsen, Jason Meyer
  • Large Market: Best Use of Online Media – Nick Stewart & Terry Swails 
  • Large Market: Best Sportscast – Zach Hanley 
  • Large Market: Sports Coverage: “A Game to Remember” – Zach Hanley