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WXXI Wins 8 Associated Press Awards

Jun 6, 2015

WXXI Radio & TV won a total of 8 awards at Saturday night’s meeting of the New York State Associated Press Association.

A 1st place award for  Best News Series for: “Schools for South Sudan, “ a WXXI TV series reported by Helene Biandudi Hofer.

And WXXI received 7 ‘Special Mention Awards’ for these entries:

WXXI-TV-Best News Special/Documentary -  ``Human Trafficking In Monroe County”

WXXI-Radio – Best News Series- “Lessons from July 64”                                 

WXXI-Radio  -Best Interview- ``Sharp Ears: Rochester's top musicians guide you to the artists most worth your time''

WXXI-RadioBest Enterprise Reporting: ``New Ban the Box Ordinance Aims to Help More Locals Find Work''

 WXXI-Radio-Best Feature- ``Artist transforms MRI exam experience through musical collaboration''  & “Rocking With Bach And The Gang”

WXXI-Radio-Best Website: ``Understanding the Affordable Care Act"