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WKRG-TV honored for local newscast about disabled cruise ship

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The Radio Television Digital News Association honored WKRG-TV with one of their regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for 2014 this past Tuesday, April 22nd, for a local newscast about the Carnival Cruise Ship Triumph being towed to the port of Mobile during the previous calendar year due to a fire that caused its engine to stop functioning (the award made WKRG-TV eligible for one of the national Edward R. Murrow Awards to be presented later in the current calendar year on the Monday of October 6th).

You may learn about the other winners for the region WKRG-TV represented ("Region 9") and the winners for other regions following links:

(note: the Mobile Radio Examiner article titled "WAVH-FM host speaks to former presidential candidate and governor" was updated)

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