SDPB Wins National Murrow Award

Last Updated by Katy Beem on

SDPB is pleased to announce SDPB has won a 2018 National Murrow Award. From more than 4,400 entries, this award recognizes local and network radio, television and digital news organizations for examples of outstanding journalism in 16 categories.

SDPB won the National Murrow Award for Excellence in Social Media for “The Shift,” a multiplatform reporting project on how changing populations affect schools, businesses and hometown life in South Dakota. See the winning entry here and the fully body of work at SDPB.org/TheShift

“Winning an Radio, Television, Digital News Association (RTDNA) National Edward R. Murrow Award means that a news organization has provided exemplary public service to its viewers, listeners and readers. These honorees truly represent the very best in broadcast and digital journalism around the world,” said Dan Shelley, RTDNA Executive Director.

About the Edward R. Murrow Awards

The Radio Television Digital News Association has been honoring outstanding achievements in electronic journalism with the Edward R. Murrow Awards since 1971. Murrow's pursuit of excellence in journalism embodies the spirit of the awards that carry his name. Murrow Award recipients demonstrate the spirit of excellence that Edward R. Murrow made a standard for the broadcast news profession.

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