WTHR Honored With Prestigious National Edward R. Murrow Award

Jun 27, 2011, 10:00 ET from WorldNow

NEW YORK, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WorldNow, the leading online technology, content and revenue-solutions company for local media, congratulates WTHR.com, a Dispatch Broadcast Group station in Indianapolis, IN, upon winning the National Edward R. Murrow Award for overall excellence in electronic journalism.

In addition to the this honor, WTHR.com also snagged one for Video News Series for their Reality Check "Where are the Jobs" exclusive. Earlier this year, WTHR.com was also awarded a Peabody.

The Murrow awards, presented by The Radio Television Digital News Association, have a long-standing history recognizing broadcast leaders and WTHR.com has always been a powerful news provider in Indianapolis.

"We are so excited to see WTHR's diligent work acknowledged with these prominent awards," said Melissa Hatter, Senior Vice President, Strategic Account Management & Client Services for  WorldNow. "WTHR has been a WorldNow client for over 9 years and it's rewarding to know that our strategic partnership can make an impact for our clients."

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